Southerly 15/25 knots. Winds south of Innisfail may reach up to 30 knots from this morning. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: East to southeasterly 1.5/2.5 metres, tending northeast to southeasterly 1/2 metres around dawn, then tending east to southeasterly around 1 metre by early evening. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms offshore. Outlook Tuesday: Southerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore during the day. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres before dawn. Weather: Scattered heavy showers offshore from the late morning. Isolated thunderstorms. Outlook Wednesday: South to southeasterly 20/30 knots tending east to southeasterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: East to southeasterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms inshore.Issued Mon 04:45 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.