Source: Bureau of Meteorology

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

Issued at 10:45 pm Tuesday, 4 May 2021.
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CELL PERSISTS ABOUT SOUTHEAST COAST DISTRICT, MOVING OVER REDLAND BAY, NORTH STRADBROKE THEN OUT TO SEA OVER NEXT HOUR.

The Bureau of Meteorology warns that, at 10:40 pm, severe thunderstorms were detected on the weather radar near Logan City, Tamborine, Logan Village and Woodridge. These thunderstorms are moving towards the east to northeast. They are forecast to affect Beenleigh, Cleveland, Victoria Point and Ormiston by 11:10 pm and Jacobs Well, Russell Island, Dunwich and Peel Island by 11:40 pm.
Damaging winds, large hailstones and heavy rainfall that may lead to flash flooding are likely.
51mm in half an hour to 10:24PM at Forestdale.

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.