Source: Bureau of Meteorology

for INTENSE RAINFALL

For people in parts of Darling Downs and Granite Belt and Southeast Coast Forecast Districts.

Issued at 7:59 am Monday, 22 November 2021.

Thunderstorms about the southeast resulting in heavy rainfall, intense rainfall possible.

Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce intense rainfall that may lead to dangerous and life-threatening flash flooding in the warning area over the next several hours. Locations which may be affected include Caboolture, Esk, Gatton, Kilcoy, Laidley and Lowood.

72mm at Ma Ma Creek Alert in 1hr to 7am.

45mm recorded at Gatton in 30min to 6:30am.

43mm recorded at Little Egypt Alert in 30min to 6:30am.

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services advises that people should:
* 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.