Weather Warnings - Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland Regional Office
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CANCELLATION SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING - SOUTHEAST QUEENSLAND
Issued at 7:03 pm Thursday, 26 March 2015.
Severe thunderstorms are no longer affecting the Southeast Queensland area [east
of Dalby from Rainbow Beach to Stanthorpe]. The immediate threat of severe
thunderstorms has passed, however it is possible severe thunderstorms may
redevelop in the Southeast Queensland area in the next several hours. The
situation will continue to be monitored and further warnings will be issued if
Queensland Fire and Emergency Services advises that people should:
* Beware of fallen trees and powerlines.
* Avoid driving, walking or riding through flood waters.
* For emergency assistance contact the SES on 132 500.
A more general severe thunderstorm warning remains current for the Southeast
Coast and parts of the Central Highlands and Coalfields, Wide Bay and Burnett
and Darling Downs and Granite Belt districts.
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.