Southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore south of Broome in the morning. Winds becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day then becoming southwesterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending south to southeasterly early in the morning then turning west to southwesterly in the late morning and early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 20 knots offshore south of Broome in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Saturday: Southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Cape Leveque. Swell: Below 0.5 metres.Issued Thu 04:01 WST
13:45 EST The vast majority of Queensland has endured one of its warmest and driest autumns on record, but the southeast was soaked.