Tuesday: East to northeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres. Wednesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: Northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms developing early in the morning, clearing in the morning, then the chance of thunderstorms during the evening. Outlook Friday: Northeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly 1.5 metres. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms.Issued Tue 15:51 EDT
18:04 EDT The weather bureau has urged residents in Queensland's Gulf to remain on cyclone alert as ex-Tropical Cyclone Gillian moves overland.