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Alert issued for category one tropical cyclone

A catergory one tropical cyclone has formed in the Cape, and is expected to cross tomorrow morning.  
The Bureau of Meteorology issued the alert early this morning. 
The warning zone relating to Cyclone Kimi includes Cooktown, Port Douglas, Cairns, and Innisfail.
This system is forecast cross the coast between Cape Flattery and Port Douglas on Monday morning, and may reach category 2 strength before crossing.