Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in parts of Central Highlands and Coalfields, Capricornia and Wide Bay and Burnett Forecast Districts.

Issued at 8:11 pm Wednesday, 14 February 2018.

Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce damaging winds in the warning area over the next several hours. Locations which may be affected include Maryborough, Hervey Bay, Biloela, Monto, Baralaba and Moura.

Severe thunderstorms are no longer occurring in the Darling Downs and Granite Belt district and the warning for this district is CANCELLED.

89 km/h wind gust was reported at Gayndah at 7:03pm

119km/h wind gust was recorded at Kingaroy at 6:20pm.

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services advises that people should:
* Move your car under cover or away from trees.
* Secure loose outdoor items.
* 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.