Southeasterly 10/15 knots reaching 20/25 knots offshore, turning southerly 15/25 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres around midday. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then becoming southerly 15/20 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Outlook Thursday: South to southwesterly 20/30 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 2/3 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Friday: Southerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning.Issued Tue 04:01 WST
09:35 EDT Much of the Queensland dairy industry is now officially in drought, but its peak body says farmers need more help than the drought assistance available.