Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in parts of Gulf Country Forecast District.

Issued at 10:16 pm Tuesday, 2 February 2021.

Severe thunderstorm activity currently affecting parts of the Gulf Country district south of Burketown.

Weather Situation:

Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce damaging winds in the warning area over the next several hours. Locations which may be affected include Augustus Downs Station and Donors Hill Station.

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.