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Sunday: SE/NE 10 kts
Monday: W 20/30 kts
Tuesday: W 20/30 kts

forecast

Variable about 10 knots becoming southeast to northeasterly in the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: North to northeasterly 10/20 knots shifting northwesterly 15/20 knots early afternoon then westerly 20/30 knots in the late afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, and to 1.5/2.5 metres about Banks Strait during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: Westerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Sun 05:00 EDT

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E

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Cyclone Debbie strengthens to cat 2 on way to probable cat 4 as it continues towards Queensland coast

01:31 EDT

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

Cyclone Debbie: How the BOM names cyclones

20:42 EDT

The Bureau of Meteorology has off the coast of Queensland.

Queensland braces for Tropical Cyclone Debbie

12:37 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Debbie is strengthening quickly on its journey to make landfall, likely between Lucinda and Proserpine on Monday or Tuesday.