Sunday: Northerly 20/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots during the afternoon and evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres in the afternoon. Swell: Southerly up to 1.5 metres. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre. Monday: Northerly 15/25 knots, reaching up to 30 knots offshore early in the morning, tending north to northwesterly 10/20 knots in the afternoon. A 10/15 knots southerly change then extending from the south later in the afternoon and early evening. Seas: Up to 2.5 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 0.5/1.5 metres. Swell: Northeasterly up to 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots shifting north to northeasterly 15/25 knots during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning.Issued Sun 11:24 EDT
13:23 EDT A cyclone and potential cyclone are expected to bring heavy rain to north Queensland and the Gulf country in coming days.