Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in Logan, Redland City, Brisbane City and parts of Ipswich, Scenic Rim, Gold Coast and Moreton Bay Council Areas.

Issued at 6:39 pm Thursday, 9 December 2021.

The Bureau of Meteorology warns that, at 6:35 pm, severe thunderstorms were detected on the weather radar near Archerfield, Upper Brookfield and Jimboomba. These thunderstorms are moving towards the east. They are forecast to affect Brisbane CBD, Beenleigh and Logan City by 7:05 pm and Cleveland, southern waters of Moreton Bay and Mud Island by 7:35 pm.

Damaging winds, large hailstones and heavy rainfall that may lead to flash flooding are likely.

41mm in 30mins recorded at Spring Mountain.

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.