Saturday: Southerly 25/30 knots, reaching up to 35 knots offshore north of Cape Bowling Green in the evening. Winds turning east to southeasterly in the evening. Seas: 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres outside the reef. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms offshore later this evening. Sunday: Winds up to 45 knots possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Low. Seas: Seas and swell exceeding 4m. Weather: Heavy rain and the chance of thunderstorms. Outlook Monday: Northwest to northeasterly 20/30 knots, decreasing to 15/25 knots in the late afternoon. Winds up to 45 knots possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Low. Seas: Seas and swell exceeding 4m. Weather: Heavy rain south of Cape Bowling Green. Isolated thunderstorms. Outlook Tuesday: Tropical System Location At 10:0 am EST a Tropical Low was located about 245 nautical miles east northeast of Cairns and 260 nautical miles northeast of Townsville. Centre located near 16.1S 149.9E. Recent movement has been towards the west southwest at 6 knots. South to southwesterly 20/30 knots tending south to southeasterly during the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres. Swell: Northeast to southeasterly 1/2 metres. Weather: Heavy rain inshore. Isolated thunderstorms.Issued Sat 16:14 EST
14:55 EDT Tropical lows in the Gulf of Carpentaria and Coral Sea could intensify into tropical cyclones tomorrow morning before possibly making landfall on Monday morning.