Variable about 10 knots becoming south to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the afternoon and reaching 15/20 knots south of Geraldton during the evening. Seas: Below 0.5 metres, increasing to 1/1. 5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Saturday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore south of Geraldton during the afternoon. Outlook Sunday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning.Issued Fri 04:00 WST
15:38 EDT Despite three failed wet seasons, communities in western Queensland are pulling together to support each other through tough times.