West to northwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the morning then tending west to southwesterly in the middle of the day. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres. Outlook Tuesday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots turning east to southeasterly in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly 2/3 metres, increasing to 3/4 metres around dawn, then decreasing to 3 metres by early evening. Outlook Wednesday: East to northeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southwesterly 2.5/3 metres.Issued Mon 04:01 WST
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.