Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in parts of Logan and Scenic Rim Council Areas.

Issued at 6:04 pm Wednesday, 19 February 2020.

Weather Situation:

The Bureau of Meteorology warns that, at 6:00 pm, severe thunderstorms were detected on the weather radar. Thunderstorms are moving towards the east. They are forecast to affect Boonah, the area between Boonah and Beaudesert and Kooralbyn by 6:30 pm and Beaudesert by 7:00 pm.
Damaging winds are likely.

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.