West to southwesterly 15/25 knots decreasing to 10/15 knots in the late evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 10/15 knots, tending northwesterly and reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Westerly below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre offshore.Issued Wed 05:01 EDT
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.