North to northeasterly 10/15 knots, more easterly inshore, reaching up to 20 knots offshore in the late morning before turning west to northwesterly. Seas: Up to 1.5 metres. Swell: Below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming east to northeasterly 10/15 knots in the morning then northwest to northeasterly in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms during the afternoon and evening. Outlook Wednesday: Northwesterly 15/20 knots turning southwesterly 15/25 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the morning. Swell: West to northwesterly below 1 metre.Issued Mon 05:34 EDT
00:30 EDT A cyclone and potential cyclone are expected to bring heavy rain to north Queensland and the Gulf country in coming days.