East to northeasterly 15/20 knots turning south to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon then tending east to southeasterly 15/20 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning. Outlook Tuesday: East to northeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the morning. Winds tending east to southeasterly in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Easterly 15/20 knots turning north to northeasterly during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre.Issued Mon 04:00 WST
08:38 EST An appeal for cash donations has been set up to help drought-stricken families and businesses in Queensland's central-west.