Northeasterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots well offshore south of Weipa during the day. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1.5 metres around midday. Swell: Northwesterly below 1 metre offshore. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms. Outlook Monday: East to northeasterly 10/15 knots turning south to southeasterly in the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms early in the morning, mainly offshore. Outlook Tuesday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots early, decreasing to about 10 knots during the morning. Winds increasing to 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms offshore in the evening.Issued Sun 06:23 EST
18:14 EDT New Zealand's weather bureau has issued strong wind and gale force wind warnings as ex-tropical cyclone Lusi moves over the North Island.