Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southeasterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres around midday. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres by early evening. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres by early evening. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly 1.5/2 metres.Issued Wed 04:45 EST
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.