|Swell height||Districts with warnings||3pm forecast wind|
Wednesday: Southwesterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Thursday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots tending east to northeasterly 10/15 knots early in the morning then tending east to southeasterly in the late afternoon. Seas: below 1 metre increasing to up to 1 metre offshore. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Easterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Up to 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 2.5/3 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Saturday: Easterly 10/15 knots turning northeasterly 15/20 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres.Issued Wed 16:00 WST
17:17 EST A 40-year-old man has been sentenced to a year in prison for fraudulently claiming money from the Queensland Flood Appeal.