Wednesday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots turning southwesterly in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Thursday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots turning southerly 15/20 knots early in the morning. Winds reaching up to 25 knots about Shark Bay in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Friday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots tending south to southwesterly 15/20 knots in the late morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Saturday: Southerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres inshore during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres.Issued Wed 16:00 WST
16:02 EDT With plenty of sunshine on the way, Queenslanders will feel the heat begin to build as a hot airmass works its way east.