Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in Maranoa and Warrego and parts of Central West, Channel Country, Wide Bay and Burnett, Darling Downs and Granite Belt and Southeast Coast Forecast Districts.

Issued at 9:06 pm Tuesday, 22 February 2022.
Severe thunderstorms possible this evening over the southern interior and in the southeast.

Weather Situation: A surface and upper trough are combining with a humid airmass to produce slow moving thunderstorms across inland and southeast parts of the state tonight.
Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce damaging winds and heavy rainfall that may lead to flash flooding in the warning area over the next several hours. Locations which may be affected include Charleville, Gympie, Cunnamulla, St George, Quilpie and Nambour.

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.