Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in parts of Peninsula Forecast District.

Issued at 5:20 pm Tuesday, 28 December 2021.
Damaging monsoonal squalls are once again possible about the western Peninsula.

Weather Situation: Monsoonal squalls are possible along and to the north of a strengthening monsoon trough currently extends from a tropical low over the far eastern Top End of the Northern Territory through the Gulf of Carpentaria and over the base of Cape York Peninsula.

Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce damaging winds in the warning area over the next several hours.

Locations which may be affected include Weipa, Aurukun, Pormpuraaw and Napranum.

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.