Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in parts of Wide Bay and Burnett, Darling Downs and Granite Belt and Southeast Coast Forecast Districts.

Issued at 8:16 pm Thursday, 9 December 2021.

Severe thunderstorms over the southeast.

Weather Situation: Thunderstorms are occurring in a moist and unstable air mass along and east of a surface trough that is currently located over the interior of the state.

Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce heavy rainfall that may lead to flash flooding in the warning area over the next several hours. Locations which may be affected include Brisbane, Maroochydore, Kingaroy, Caboolture, Cherbourg and Redcliffe.

Severe thunderstorms are no longer occurring in the North Tropical Coast and Tablelands, Northern Goldfields and Upper Flinders and Herbert and Lower Burdekin districts and the warning for these districts is CANCELLED.

3-4cm hail was recorded around Goondiwindi earlier this afternoon.

61mm in 1 hour at Samford Village.

41mm in 30 minutes recorded at Spring Mountain

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.