East to southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore north of Coral Bay in the late afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: South to southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres offshore. Outlook Friday: Northeast to southeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore north of Coral Bay early in the morning. Winds tending northwest to northeasterly in the morning then tending northeast to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore. Outlook Saturday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots decreasing to 5/10 knots in the morning and becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.Issued Thu 04:00 WST
07:33 EDT Queensland Agriculture Minister Bill Byrne says he isn't "locked into" a revision of the state's vegetation management laws.