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SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING - SOUTHEAST QUEENSLAND
for FLASH FLOODING, LARGE HAILSTONES and DAMAGING WIND
For people in parts of the
Southeast Coast Forecast District.
Issued at 1:41 PM Sunday, 6 January 2008.
The Bureau of Meteorology warns that, at 1:35 PM, severe thunderstorms were
detected on weather radar near Brisbane CBD, Caboolture, Lake Samsonvale,
Numinbah Valley, Maroon Dam and Mount Barney. These thunderstorms are moving
towards the south to southeast. They are forecast to affect Logan City,
Strathpine and Redcliffe by 2:05 PM and Beenleigh, Mount Mee and northern Bribie
Island by 2:35 PM.
Very heavy rainfall, flash flooding, large hailstones and damaging winds are
41mm rainfall in 30minutes at Jindalee near 1pm.