Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in Central Highlands and Coalfields, Wide Bay and Burnett and parts of North West, Central West, Channel Country, Capricornia, Darling Downs and Granite Belt and Southeast Coast Forecast Districts.

Issued at 8:05 pm Thursday, 11 November 2021.

Severe thunderstorms continue across various parts of Queensland.

Weather Situation: A very moist and unstable airmass extends across the state ahead of a deepening low over western New South Wales.

Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce damaging winds and heavy rainfall that may lead to flash flooding in the warning area over the next several hours. Locations which may be affected include Maroochydore, Gympie, Emerald, Clermont, Mount Isa, Cloncurry and Kingaroy.

46mm in 30 minutes was recorded at Mt Stradbroke earlier this afternoon.

51mm in 1 hour was recorded at Top of Brisbane Alert this evening

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.