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Severe Thunderstorm Warning - Southeast Queensland  for LARGE HAILSTONES, DAMAGING WINDS and HEAVY RAINFALL
For people in Ipswich, Logan, Scenic Rim, Gold Coast, Brisbane City and parts of Gympie, Somerset, Lockyer Valley, Redland City, Noosa and Moreton Bay Council Areas.
Issued at 5:34 pm Tuesday, 23 February 2021.
The Bureau of Meteorology warns that, at 5:30 pm, severe thunderstorms were detected on the weather radar near Boonah, Beaudesert, Laidley, Gatton and Elgin Vale. These thunderstorms are moving towards the northeast. They are forecast to affect Ipswich, Coolangatta and the ranges between Gympie and Murgon by 6:00 pm and Brisbane CBD, Beenleigh, Logan City and Esk by 6:30 pm.
Large hailstones, damaging winds and heavy rainfall that may lead to flash flooding are likely.
51mm in the 60 minutes to 5pm at Maroon Dam.
Queensland Fire and Emergency Services advises that people should: 
    * Move your car under cover or away from trees. 
    * Secure loose outdoor items. 
    * Never drive, walk or ride through flood waters. If it's flooded, forget it. 
    * Seek shelter, preferably indoors and never under trees. 
    * Avoid using the telephone during a thunderstorm. 
    * Beware of fallen trees and powerlines. 
    * For emergency assistance contact the SES on 132 500. 
The next warning is due to be issued by 6:35 pm.
A more general severe thunderstorm warning is also current for the Central West, Southeast Coast and parts of the Northern Goldfields and Upper Flinders, Herbert and Lower Burdekin, Central Highlands and Coalfields, Wide Bay and Burnett and Darling Downs and Granite Belt districts.

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning - Southeast Queensland for LARGE HAILSTONES, DAMAGING WINDS and HEAVY RAINFALL
For people in Scenic Rim and parts of Ipswich, Gympie, Somerset, Southern Downs, Toowoomba, Lockyer Valley, Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast Council Areas.
Issued at 4:29 pm Tuesday, 23 February 2021.
The Bureau of Meteorology warns that, at 4:25 pm, severe thunderstorms were detected on the weather radar near Jimna, Cunninghams Gap and Border Ranges National Park. These thunderstorms are moving towards the northeast. They are forecast to affect Moogerah Dam, Aratula and Borumba Dam by 4:55 pm and Boonah, the area southwest of Gympie and the ranges between Gympie and Murgon by 5:25 pm.
Large hailstones, damaging winds and heavy rainfall that may lead to flash flooding are likely.
Queensland Fire and Emergency Services advises that people should: 
    * Move your car under cover or away from trees. 
    * Secure loose outdoor items. 
    * Never drive, walk or ride through flood waters. If it's flooded, forget it. 
    * Seek shelter, preferably indoors and never under trees. 
    * Avoid using the telephone during a thunderstorm. 
    * Beware of fallen trees and powerlines. 
    * For emergency assistance contact the SES on 132 500. 
The next warning is due to be issued by 5:30 pm.
A more general severe thunderstorm warning is also current for the Central West and parts of the Northern Goldfields and Upper Flinders, Herbert and Lower Burdekin, Central Highlands and Coalfields, Capricornia, Wide Bay and Burnett, Darling Downs and Granite Belt and Southeast Coast districts.