Saturday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots turning south to southeasterly in the morning then tending east to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the late evening. Inshore winds tending northeasterly to 10 knots until mid morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Sunday: Easterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing to 1 metre around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the morning. Outlook Monday: East to northeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore.Issued Sat 10:00 WST
12:22 EST Temperatures reached up to 28.5 degrees in Brisbane yesterday, marking a very warm start to August and the hottest August day since 2009.