Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in Southeast Coast and parts of Central Highlands and Coalfields and Wide Bay and Burnett Forecast Districts.

Issued at 12:32 pm Monday, 4 December 2017.

Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce heavy rainfall that may lead to flash flooding over the next several hours in the Southeast Coast and parts of the Wide Bay and Burnett districts. Locations which may be affected include Gold Coast, Brisbane, Maroochydore, Gympie, Fraser Island and Caboolture.

Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce damaging winds and large hailstones over the next several hours in parts of the Central Highlands and Coalfields district. Locations which may be affected include Emerald, Clermont, Capella, Dysart, Bogantungan and Comet.

103mm since 9am recorded at Sippy Downs.

62mm in one hour recorded west of Tewantin.

65mm in one hour recorded at Mt Mee.

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.