Thursday: West to northwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Denham in the morning. Winds turning south to southwesterly in the late afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: West to southwesterly 1.5/2 metres. Friday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres during the morning. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots tending southerly 15/20 knots during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 3/5 metres.Issued Thu 10:00 WST
10:22 EST A leading climate scientist says there are some indications of improved seasonal conditions for parts of Queensland's west.