Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in Darling Downs and Granite Belt, Southeast Coast and parts of Central Highlands and Coalfields, Capricornia, Wide Bay and Burnett and Maranoa and Warrego Forecast Districts.

Issued at 2:21 pm Monday, 10 February 2020.

Severe thunderstorms occurring in a broad area over the southeast.

Weather Situation:

Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce heavy rainfall that may lead to flash flooding, large hailstones and damaging winds in the warning area over the next several hours. Locations which may be affected include Warwick, Gold Coast, Toowoomba, Brisbane, Dalby, Maroochydore, Roma, Ipswich, Kingaroy, Coolangatta, Stanthorpe, Caboolture, Goondiwindi, Cleveland, Gatton and Jimboomba.

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.