Marine Weather Warnings - Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Queensland Regional Office
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SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING - SOUTHEAST QUEENSLAND
Issued at 7:04 pm Sunday, 19 June 2016.
Heavy activity has contracted to the Gold Coast region, however rainfall rates
are not currently severe.
Conditions have eased from the Sunshine Coast down to Brisbane, however
conditions could still be quite hazardous due to local flooding. If it's
flooded, forget it!
The next warning is due to be issued by 8:05 pm.
A more general severe thunderstorm warning is also current for parts of the
Southeast Coast district.
Warnings are also available through TV and Radio broadcasts, the Bureau's
website at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 219. The Bureau and Queensland Fire
and Emergency Services would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.
Icy and windy weather affecting parts of the NSW central-west and Blue Mountains will continue into tomorrow, although strong coastal winds are easing, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.
After a slow start to the snow season and a week of small to no surf, an intense cold front has brought some happiness to snowboarders and surfers in Victoria and New South Wales.
Parts of WA have been receiving persistent showers in recent days, propelling some locations well past their monthly average.