Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in parts of Central West, Channel Country and Maranoa and Warrego Forecast Districts.

Issued at 5:30 pm Tuesday, 30 November 2021.
Heavy rainfall has eased over the north tropical inland. Severe storms continuing over the south.

Weather situation:
A low pressure system over far southwest Queensland extends a trough to the north, triggering thunderstorms in a moist unstable air mass.

Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce damaging winds, heavy rainfall that may lead to flash flooding and large hailstones in the warning area over the next several hours. Locations which may be affected include Thargomindah, Longreach, Cunnamulla, Quilpie, Isisford, Blackall, Stonehenge, Evesham Station and Barringun.

Severe thunderstorms are no longer occurring in the North Tropical Coast and Tablelands district and the warning for this district is CANCELLED.

100 km/h wind gust at Thargomindah at 3:23pm.
50mm in the hour to 4pm at Thargomindah.
61mm in 1 hour to 3:45pm at Scrubby Creek (south of Mareeba)

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.