|Swell height||Districts with warnings||3pm forecast wind|
Northerly 15/20 knots easing to 10/15 knots then shifting southerly 10/15 knots late morning or early afternoon and locally reaching 20 knots until late afternoon. Seas: Up to 1 metre. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms during this afternoon and evening. Outlook Tuesday: Variable about 10 knots becoming north to northwesterly 15/25 knots in the morning then tending southwesterly 15/25 knots during the late afternoon then easing to 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then decreasing below 1 metre in the evening. Weather: The chance of thunderstorms during the evening. Outlook Wednesday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots turning southerly during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: South to southeasterly 15/20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots for a period in the morning. Seas: 1/1.5 metres.Issued Mon 10:09 EDT
12:32 EDT Fishermen in the Gulf of Carpentaria are hopeful Tropical Cyclone Gillian will bring heavy inland rain, flushing out rivers to provide food for ocean fish stocks.