Easterly 20/25 knots, decreasing to 10/15 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: West to southwesterly up to 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Friday: Easterly 15/25 knots. Seas: Up to 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres. Outlook Saturday: East to northeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: West to southwesterly 1/2 metres.Issued Thu 04:00 WST
17:17 EST A 40-year-old man has been sentenced to a year in prison for fraudulently claiming money from the Queensland Flood Appeal.