Tuesday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the evening. Winds decreasing to about 10 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre by early evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5 metres. Wednesday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: Easterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres inshore during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Friday: Easterly 10/15 knots turning southeasterly during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres.Issued Tue 22:00 WST
16:49 EDT Farmers and councillors in cyclone-ravaged parts of Queensland are asking the Federal Government to rewrite disaster assistance to include grants for replanting crops.