Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in parts of Redland City, Brisbane City and Moreton Bay Council Areas.

Issued at 7:21 am Sunday, 27 February 2022.

The Bureau of Meteorology warns that, at 6:45 am, severe thunderstorms were detected on the weather radar near Redcliffe and Beachmere. These thunderstorms are moving towards the west. They are forecast to affect Strathpine, Caboolture and Burpengary by 7:15 am and Brisbane CBD, Dayboro and Wamuran by 7:45 am.

Intense rainfall that may lead to dangerous and life-threatening flash flooding and 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.
* 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.