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Sunday: Southeasterly 25/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots offshore north of Mackay in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres offshore. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre. Weather: Heavy rain and scattered thunderstorms. Monday: Winds up to 45 knots possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Low. Seas: Seas and swell exceeding 4m. Weather: Heavy rain and scattered thunderstorms. Outlook Tuesday: Southeasterly 25/35 knots. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: North to northeasterly around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres around dawn, then tending east to northeasterly 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Weather: Heavy rain in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms. Outlook Wednesday: Tropical System Location At 10:0 pm EST a Tropical Low was located about 150 nautical miles north northeast of Hamilton Island and 185 nautical miles east northeast of Ayr. Centre located near 18.2S 150.3E. Recent movement has been towards the east southeast at 7 knots. Southeasterly 20/30 knots decreasing to 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: East to northeasterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon.Issued Sun 23:35 EST
00:30 EDT A cyclone and potential cyclone are expected to bring heavy rain to north Queensland and the Gulf country in coming days.