Fairfax Media Network

Weather Warnings - Severe Weather Warning

Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland Regional Office



Issued at 5:00 am Friday, 31 March 2017.

A severe weather is current for southeast Queensland for Destructive Winds,
Abnornally High Tides and Dangerous Surf. This has been combined into Severe
Weather Warning 1.

Please refer to http://www.bom.gov.au/cgi-bin/wrap_fwo.pl?IDQ20032.html for this

Severe Weather Warning 2 has been CANCELLED.

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services advises that people should:
* Beware of fallen trees and powerlines.
* Never drive, walk or ride through flood waters. If it's flooded, forget it.
* For emergency assistance contact the SES on 132 500.

No further warnings will be issued for this event.

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.
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Cyclone-battered Daydream Island set to reopen after $86m repair job

05:59 EDT

One of the Whitsundays' most iconic island resorts is on the mend after sustaining significant damage during Cyclone Debbie.

Cyclone Nora hits the Queensland coast as a category three system

01:30 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Nora has struck the far north Queensland coast as a category three system.

Gusty storms bring gloomy weekend to Victoria

15:53 EDT

A series of low pressure troughs have brought thundery showers to western and central Victoria on Saturday, with most of the rain associated with these systems falling over southern parts.