Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in parts of Gulf Country Forecast District.

Issued at 1:47 pm Sunday, 15 November 2020.

Deep, tropical thunderstorms developing across the Gulf Country.

Weather Situation: A potentially severe thunderstorm detected southeast of Burketown and will likely ride the sea breeze front over the next hour or two.

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds are possible in the warning area over the next several hours. Locations which may be affected include Doomadgee.

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.