Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in parts of Somerset and Sunshine Coast Council Areas.

Issued at 3:14 pm Tuesday, 26 October 2021.

The Bureau of Meteorology warns that, at 3:10 pm, severe thunderstorms were detected on the weather radar near Toogoolawah. These thunderstorms are moving towards the northeast. They are forecast to affect the area west of Conondale by 3:40 pm and Conondale by 4:10 pm.

Damaging winds and large hailstones are likely.

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services advises that people should:
* Move your car under cover or away from trees.
* Secure loose outdoor items.
* 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.