Saturday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore south of Broome until early afternoon. Winds tending southeast to southwesterly in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre offshore. Sunday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots reaching up to 20/30 knots south of Cape Leveque for a period in the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre offshore south of Broome. Outlook Monday: East to southeasterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore during the evening. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre offshore south of Broome.Issued Sat 10:00 WST
12:22 EST Temperatures reached up to 28.5 degrees in Brisbane yesterday, marking a very warm start to August and the hottest August day since 2009.