North to northeasterly 10/20 knots this morning although variable to 10 knots at first in the west. Northeasterly increasing to 10/20 knots this afternoon before increasing to 20/30 knots in the east in the evening. A southwesterly change of 15/20 knots developing in the far west towards midnight. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres during the morning. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms later this afternoon and evening. Outlook Wednesday: Northwest to northeasterly 20/30 knots tending southwesterly 15/25 knots before dawn then easing to 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1.5/3 metres, decreasing below 1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Easterly 1/1.5 metres, tending northeasterly 1/1.5 metres around dawn, then decreasing to around 1 metre around midday. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms in the morning. Outlook Thursday: West to southwesterly 10/15 knots decreasing to 10 knots or less in the morning then tending east to southeasterly around 10 knots in the evening. Afternoon inshore seabreezes to 15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre, locally reaching 1.5 metres in the evening. Swell: Southwesterly below 1 metre.Issued Tue 05:28 EDT
00:28 EDT North Queensland is keeping a close watch on Ex-Tropical Cyclone Gillian and Cyclone Hadi.