Friday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2 metres. Saturday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots increasing to 15/20 knots south of Beachport. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres. Outlook Sunday: Northeasterly 10/15 knots becoming northerly 20/25 knots from sunrise then easing to 10/15 knots early afternoon and becoming variable about 10 knots from late afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning, then decreasing to below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, decreasing to 1.5/2 metres around midday. Outlook Monday: Variable about 10 knots becoming northwest to southwesterly 10/15 knots during the morning then tending southeast to southwesterly during the day. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres, decreasing to 1.5 metres during the evening.Issued Fri 16:03 CDT
17:24 EDT A cyclone watch has been issued for north Queensland, with the weather bureau monitoring two tropical lows that could affect the region in coming days.