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Tuesday: E/NE 64 kts
Wednesday: N/NE 20/30 kts
Thursday: N 20/30 kts

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Monday: South to southeasterly 20/30 knots south of Sarina, reaching up to 35 knots at times. Winds north of Sarina 30/40 knots, reaching 50 knots at times Winds above 64 knots possible north of Mackay offshore, depending on movement and development of Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie. Seas:. Seas and swell exceeding 8m. Tuesday: Above 64 knots possible north of Sarina, depending on movement and development of Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie. Winds tending east to northeasterly 30/45 knots south of Sarina. Seas: Seas and swell exceeding 8m. Outlook Wednesday: North to northeasterly 20/30 knots becoming northeasterly 20/25 knots early in the morning then tending north to northeasterly 20/30 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: North to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Tropical System Location At 9:0 pm EST Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie was located about 95 nautical miles east northeast of Bowen and 105 nautical miles north northeast of Mackay. Centre located near 19.6S 149.8E. Recent movement has been towards the west southwest at 4 knots. Northerly 20/30 knots turning northwesterly during the evening. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: North to northeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Mon 22:00 EST

Seas: Up to 8.0m
Swell: Up to 8.0m

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Cyclone Debbie reaches category four, thousands in low-lying Mackay areas told to leave

03:32 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Debbie has intensified to category four and is expected to hit the north Queensland coast on Tuesday morning, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.

Navy's largest ships unable to join Cyclone Debbie emergency response amid engine troubles

02:09 EDT

Engineers are frantically working to solve engine problems on the Royal Australian Navy's two largest ships, with fears the Landing Helicopter Docks (LHDs) could be out of action for several weeks.

Tropical Cyclone Debbie: Queenslanders preparing for worst cyclone since Yasi

00:42 EDT

As Tropical Cyclone Debbie strengthens off the coast near Townsville in north Queensland, residents are being warned to prepare for the worst storm to hit the state since Cyclone Yasi in 2011.