Sunday: Southerly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres, increasing to 4 metres offshore. Weather: Heavy rain, easing to scattered showers during the evening. The chance of thunderstorms. Monday: Southerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore early in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms and possible hail in the early morning. Outlook Tuesday: Southeast to southwesterly 10/15 knots decreasing to about 10 knots early in the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres offshore. Outlook Wednesday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres.Issued Sun 16:02 WST
19:42 EST Brisbane's Riverwalk has reopened after being destroyed in the 2011 floods, but it could cost ratepayers $20 million more than had been expected.