Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in Redland City and parts of Logan, Gold Coast and Brisbane City Council Areas.

Issued at 3:52 pm Thursday, 5 November 2020.

The Bureau of Meteorology warns that, at 3:50 pm, severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail were detected on the weather radar near Beenleigh, Logan City, Slacks Creek, Tingalpa Reservoir, Ormiston and Manly. These thunderstorms are moving towards the east to northeast. They are forecast to affect Cleveland, Dunwich, Peel Island, Point Lookout, southern waters of Moreton Bay and Amity Point by 4:20 pm and waters off North Stradbroke Island by 4:50 pm.

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.