Tuesday: West to southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2 metres. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms this evening. Wednesday: Southwesterly 15/20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots by the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres, increasing to 2.5/4 metres before dawn. Outlook Thursday: West to northwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the middle of the day. Afternoon inshore seabreezes to 15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres during the afternoon. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 3/4 metres, decreasing to 3 metres during the afternoon.Issued Tue 22:33 EDT
18:04 EDT The weather bureau has urged residents in Queensland's Gulf to remain on cyclone alert as ex-Tropical Cyclone Gillian moves overland.