Sunday: Northerly 15/20 knots, reaching up to 25 knots inshore about the south. Seas: 1.5/2 metres. Swell: Below 1 metre. Monday: Northerly 15/25 knots shifting northwesterly 10/20 knots in the late afternoon or early evening then southwest to southeasterly 15/20 knots later in the evening. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly up to 1 metre. Swell: Northeasterly around 1 metre. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms inshore in the late afternoon and evening. Outlook Tuesday: South to southeasterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots before dawn then becoming northerly 15/20 knots in the middle of the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1.5/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southerly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre around dawn. Outlook Wednesday: North to northwesterly 15/25 knots shifting southerly 20/30 knots during the morning then decreasing to 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the evening. Swell: Southerly below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres offshore during the morning.Issued Sun 16:11 EDT
15:01 EDT A cyclone and potential cyclone are expected to bring heavy rain to north Queensland and the Gulf country in coming days.