Severe Thunderstorm Warning For Brisbane & Sunshine Coast 24/11/2020

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning For Se Queensland 24/11/2020

Severe Weather Warning – Southeast Queensland, Brisbane & Sunshine Coast

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning – Southeast Queensland, Brisbane & Sunshine Coast

for DAMAGING WINDS, LARGE HAILSTONES, and HEAVY RAINFALL

For people in parts of Somerset, Scenic Rim, Southern Downs, and Sunshine Coast Council Areas.

Severe thunderstorm warning for se queensland 24/11/2020

Issued at 2:38 pm Tuesday, 24 November 2020.

The Bureau of Meteorology warns that, at 2:30 pm, severe thunderstorms were detected on the weather radar near Moore and Linville. These thunderstorms are moving towards the northeast. They are forecast to affect Mount Barney and the ranges south of Jimna by 3:30 pm.
Damaging winds, large hailstones 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.


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