Sunday: East to northeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots south of King Island in the late evening. Seas: Up to 2 metres. Swell: Southwesterly up to 1.5 metres, reaching up to 2 metres south of King Island. Monday: North to northeasterly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots south of King Island early in the morning. Winds tending northwest to southwesterly 10/15 knots during the morning then becoming south to southwesterly about 10 knots in the evening, variable east of Cape Grim. Seas: Up to 2 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly up to 2 metres. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms south of King Island in the afternoon. Outlook Tuesday: East to northeasterly about 10 knots tending north to northeasterly 15/20 knots in the morning then tending north to northwesterly in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of King Island around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Wednesday: Westerly 15/20 knots tending southwesterly 20/30 knots during the morning. Seas: 1/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres.Issued Sun 22:00 EDT
22:22 EDT A cyclone and potential cyclone are expected to bring heavy rain to north Queensland and the Gulf country in coming days.