Tuesday: South to southwesterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.0 metres, increasing to 2.5 metres offshore. Wednesday: South to southwesterly 10/15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots inshore in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning, increasing to 1/1.5 metres south of Coral Bay during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Thursday: South to southwesterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 2/2.5 metres. Outlook Friday: Southerly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres.Issued Tue 22:00 WST
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.