|Swell height||Districts with warnings||3pm forecast wind|
Easterly 10/15 knots tending southeast to southwesterly 15/25 knots in the middle of the day then becoming southeasterly 20/25 knots in the late evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 15/25 knots tending easterly 15/20 knots in the morning then tending southeast to southwesterly 15/25 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres around midday. Outlook Sunday: Southeasterly 15/25 knots turning southerly during the day. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres offshore.Issued Fri 04:00 WST
18:14 EDT Rockhampton, Queensland's largest abattoir, is running again for the first time since cyclone Marcia tore through the region two weeks ago.