Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in Wide Bay and Burnett, Darling Downs and Granite Belt and parts of Southeast Coast Forecast Districts.

Issued at 3:30 pm Thursday, 30 September 2021.

Severe thunderstorms continue to develop across the southeast.

Weather situation: a broad upper trough combines with surface convergence across parts of Queensland today, which will produce thunderstorms into the afternoon and evening.

Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce damaging winds and large hailstones in the warning area over the next several hours. Locations which may be affected include Warwick, Toowoomba, Dalby, Gympie, Kingaroy, Stanthorpe, Goondiwindi and Gatton.

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.