Tuesday: Southerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Geraldton in the evening. Winds turning southeasterly in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres. Wednesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Thursday: Easterly 15/20 knots turning south to southeasterly in the early afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore south of Geraldton during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres. Outlook Friday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots tending south to southeasterly 15/25 knots during the day. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore south of Geraldton.Issued Tue 16:01 WST
16:49 EDT Farmers and councillors in cyclone-ravaged parts of Queensland are asking the Federal Government to rewrite disaster assistance to include grants for replanting crops.