East to northeasterly about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the early afternoon and reaching 15/20 knots inshore south of Gladstone. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore. Outlook Monday: Northerly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots in the morning then becoming northeasterly 10/15 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Tuesday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots tending east to southeasterly 15/20 knots during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore.Issued Sun 06:23 EST
13:12 EDT (Ex) Tropical Cyclone Gillian which formed over the Gulf of Carpentaria has been one of the longest lived systems in the Australian region this season.