Severe thunderstorms to hit SE of Queensland, Australia

severe thunderstorms to hit south east queensland australia

FINAL UPDATE: There are no more weather warnings issued for Queensland.

UPDATE 2: Another severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for the Northeast of Chinchilla. Large hailstones and powerful gusts of wind are likely.

UPDATE 1: A second storm warning is now in place. 300 homes in the Scenic Rim region are without power.

Very dangerous thunderstorms are about to hit the south-east area of Queensland, Australia, bringing forth destructive 90 km/h winds and large hail.

Forecasts predict supercell storms, that may produce hail as large as 5 centimetres.

Not only south-eastern Queensland, but parts of New South Wales may be hit by the storms as well.

Affected areas: Brisbane, Warwick, Allora, Clifton, Cherbourg, Kingaroy, Dalby, Gold Coast, Toowoomba, Beaudesert, Jandowae, Rathdowney,  Nerang, Southport, Mount Tamborine, Laidley, Mulgowie, Grandchester, Rosewood

 

Updates to follow.

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