Southeast QLD Severe Thunderstorm Warning: Large Hail

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Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in parts of Somerset, Toowoomba and Lockyer Valley Council Areas.

Issued at 6:05 am Wednesday, 5 May 2021.
Large hail and/or large accumulations of small hail possible.

The Bureau of Meteorology warns that, at 6:00 am, severe thunderstorms were detected on the weather radar near Jondaryan. These thunderstorms are moving towards the east. They are forecast to affect Oakey and Haden by 6:30 am and the area northwest of Toowoomba, the area north of Toowoomba and Crows Nest by 7:00 am.

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services advises that people should:
* Move your car under cover.
* 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.


 

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