Tuesday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots tending northwesterly north of Learmonth, reaching up to 20 knots inshore south of Learmonth in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: South to southwesterly 1.5 metres, increasing to 2/2.5 metres offshore. Wednesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots in the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres offshore. Outlook Thursday: Southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots tending southeasterly before dawn then tending southerly 15/20 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Outlook Friday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.Issued Tue 22:00 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.