Tuesday: Westerly 15/20 knots turning west to southwesterly during the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, reaching 1.5/2 metres south of King Island. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms this evening. Wednesday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots decreasing to 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/4 metres during the morning. Outlook Thursday: Westerly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2/4 metres. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northeasterly 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2/4 metres, decreasing to 2/3 metres during the afternoon.Issued Tue 22:00 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.