Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in parts of Peninsula and Northern Goldfields and Upper Flinders Forecast Districts.

Issued at 11:29 pm Thursday, 23 December 2021.

Slow moving thunderstorms are expected to produce heavy rainfall over the warning area over the forecast period.

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 Einasleigh and Lyndhurst Station.

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.