Severe storms expected tonight
UPDATE, 9.47pm: SEVERE thunderstoms with damaging wind and large hailstones may develop in Springsure tonight.
Emergency Management Queensland advises that people should:
- Move your car under cover or away from trees.
- Secure loose outdoor items.
- Seek shelter, preferably indoors and never under trees.
- Avoid using the telephone during a thunderstorm.
- Beware of fallen trees and powerlines.
- For emergency assistance contact the SES on 132 500.
The Bureau of Meteorology issued the warning at 9.47pm.
Check the Bureau of Meteorology's website at www.bom.gov.au for a further update due by 12.50am.
Warnings are also available through TV and Radio broadcasts, or call 1300 659 219.