Marine Weather Warnings - Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Queensland Regional Office
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SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING - SOUTHEAST QUEENSLAND
Issued at 7:12 pm Thursday, 30 March 2017.
While the immediate threat of severe thunderstorms across southeast Queensland
has passed, a more general SEVERE WEATHER WARNING remains current for parts of
the Southeast Coast district. As per SEVERE WEATHER WARNING, damaging to
destructive winds are possible with the south to southeast progression of the
low pressure system, particularly on and near the coastal fringe.
If discrete thunderstorm activity develops, a more detailed Severe Thunderstorm
Warning will be issued as necessary
87mm was recorded at Moorina in an hour.
The next warning is due to be issued by 8:15 pm.
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.
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