Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in Capricornia and parts of Central Highlands and Coalfields and Wide Bay and Burnett Forecast Districts.

Issued at 11:10 am Monday, 22 November 2021.

More isolated storms with damaging winds and large hail developing north of the heavy rain area.

An upper low is moving into a very moist unstable air mass resulting in severe thunderstorms about parts of central and southeast Queensland.

Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce heavy rainfall that may lead to flash flooding over the next several hours in parts of the Central Highlands and Coalfields, Capricornia and Wide Bay and Burnett districts. Locations which may be affected include Bundaberg, Gladstone, Fraser Island, Biloela, Calliope and Mount Morgan.

Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce damaging winds, large hailstones and heavy rainfall that may lead to flash flooding over the next several hours in parts of the Central Highlands and Coalfields and Capricornia districts. Locations which may be affected include Rockhampton, Yeppoon, Marlborough, Byfield, Mount Morgan and Tartrus.

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:
* 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.