Tuesday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres. Wednesday: Westerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore during the day. Winds turning southwesterly in the late morning and early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres. Outlook Thursday: Southerly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 5/6 metres.Issued Tue 10:18 WST
13:10 EST Disaster support group BlazeAid has sent a new lot of volunteers to north-west Queensland to help landholders in drought.