Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in North West and parts of Gulf Country, Northern Goldfields and Upper Flinders, Herbert and Lower Burdekin, Central Highlands and Coalfields and Central West Forecast Districts.

Issued at 9:40 pm Saturday, 25 January 2020.

Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce heavy rainfall that may lead to flash flooding.

Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce heavy rainfall that may lead to flash flooding in the warning area over the next several hours. Locations which may be affected include Mount Isa, Cloncurry, Charters Towers, Hughenden, Julia Creek and Pentland.

Severe thunderstorms are no longer occurring in the Central Coast and Whitsundays, Channel Country, Wide Bay and Burnett, Maranoa and Warrego and Darling Downs and Granite Belt districts and the warning for these districts is CANCELLED.

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services advises that people should:
* 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.