Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in parts of Maranoa and Warrego Forecast District.

Issued at 12:21 pm Wednesday, 19 January 2022.

Slow moving thunderstorm with heavy rainfall developing over the southern interior.

Weather Situation: A trough and low lies through western Queensland, a very moist airmass to its south and east.

Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce heavy rainfall that may lead to flash flooding and damaging winds in the warning area over the next several hours. Locations which may be affected include Mitchell.

71mm fell in 1hr to 11:40 Eversfield

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.