Easterly to northeasterly 10/20 knots. Winds reaching up to 25 knots offshore in the late evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Northeasterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: North to northeasterly 20/25 knots tending north to northwesterly 10/15 knots during the day. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre.Issued Sat 05:00 EDT
08:56 EDT North Queensland residents should prepare for heavy rain as two low pressure systems move towards the coast, the Bureau of Meteorology says.