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Saturday: E/SE 34 kts
Sunday: S/SE 25/45 kts
Tuesday: SW 64 kts

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Saturday: East to southeasterly 20/25 knots, increasing to 25/33 knots offshore. Winds above 34 knots possible well offshore, depending on movement and development of Tropical Cyclone Debbie. Seas: Seas and swell exceeding 4m. Sunday: South to southeasterly 25/35 knots, increasing to 35/45 knots in the late afternoon and evening, mostly offshore. Winds above 64 knots possible, well offshore late evening, depending on movement and development of Tropical Low. Seas: Seas and swell exceeding 8m. Outlook Monday: Above 64 knots possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Cyclone Debbie. Seas: Seas and swell exceeding 8m. Outlook Tuesday: Tropical System Location At 4:0 pm EST Tropical Cyclone Debbie was located about 350 nautical miles east of Cairns and 305 nautical miles east northeast of Townsville. Centre located near 17.5S 151.8E. Recent movement has been towards the southwest at 1 knots. Above 64 knots possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Cyclone Debbie. Seas: Seas and swell exceeding 8m.

Issued Sat 18:49 EST

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

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Cyclone Debbie could hit north Queensland as category five, Bureau of Meteorology warns

18:28 EDT

A cyclone off northern Queensland could intensify to category five by the time it crosses the coast somewhere between Cardwell and Bowen, near Townsville, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.

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13:50 EDT

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12:37 EDT

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