Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in parts of Ipswich, Scenic Rim, Southern Downs, Toowoomba and Lockyer Valley Council Areas.

Issued at 6:29 pm Friday, 13 November 2020.

Weather Situation:
The Bureau of Meteorology warns that, at 6:25 pm, severe thunderstorms were detected on the weather radar. Thunderstorms are moving towards the east. They are forecast to affect Rosevale and the area northwest of Cunninghams Gap by 6:55 pm and Harrisville and the area south of Amberley by 7:25 pm.

Damaging winds and large hailstones 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.