Tuesday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching 15/20 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Beachport. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms early this evening. Wednesday: Southwesterly 10/15 knots easing below 10 knots late afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres before dawn, then decreasing to 3 metres by early evening. Outlook Thursday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 3 metres. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northwesterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon then becoming variable about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms south of Port MacDonnell in the evening.Issued Tue 16:15 CDT
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.