Monday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots offshore west of Port Hedland in the late morning. Winds turning southerly in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore west of Port Hedland. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres west of Port Hedland around midday. Tuesday: Southerly 15/20 knots tending southeasterly 15/25 knots before dawn then becoming variable about 10 knots in the early afternoon. Winds reaching up to 30 knots offshore east of Port Hedland in the morning. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre around midday. Swell: Westerly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres west of Port Hedland. Outlook Wednesday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots turning east to southeasterly 15/20 knots during the morning then becoming variable about 10 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Westerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.Issued Mon 10:14 WST
13:11 EST Queensland farmers are rejoicing after receiving some unseasonal rain overnight.