Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in parts of Darling Downs and Granite Belt and Southeast Coast Forecast Districts.

Issued at 8:04 pm Saturday, 9 February 2019.

Damaging wind gusts possible across southeast Queensland.

Weather Situation:An intensifying squall line is currently moving into the Southeast Coast district. Although there are no indications of severity, it may, however produce an isolated damaging wind gust.

Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce damaging winds in the warning area over the next several hours. Locations which may be affected include Boonah, Beaudesert, Laidley and Springbrook.

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.