Sunday: Southerly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: West to southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Monday: Southeasterly 15/25 knots, easing to 10/15 knots during the morning then tending south to southwesterly 15/25 knots around midday and reaching up to 30 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing below 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres around midday. Swell: Southwesterly 1.5/2.5 metres. Outlook Tuesday: East to southeasterly 15/25 knots easing to 10/15 knots during the morning then tending south to southwesterly 15/20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: 2/3 metres, decreasing below 2 metres during the morning. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres. Outlook Wednesday: Easterly 15/20 knots tending southerly during the day then tending east to southeasterly 10/15 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon or evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1/2 metres. Weather: Isolated thunderstorms in the evening. Outlook Thursday: Easterly 10/15 knots becoming variable about 10 knots during the morning then becoming southerly 15/25 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the evening. Swell: Southwesterly 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon or evening.Issued Sun 16:06 WST
20:59 EDT A cyclone and potential cyclone are expected to bring heavy rain to north Queensland and the Gulf country in coming days.