Southerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Friday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots tending east to southeasterly in the morning then tending south to southeasterly in the middle of the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly around 15 knots shifting north to northeasterly during the morning then northwesterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres.Issued Thu 04:00 WST
15:26 EST A North Queensland livestock selling agent has predicted that, if rain comes to the region, prices for bullocks will rise to $4.00/kg.