Saturday, December 10, 2011

Severe storm warning for South East Queensland - 10th Dec 2011

Severe thunderstorms are producing strong winds and heavy rainfall in and around the Sunshine Coast in Queensland's south-east.

The Bureau of Meteorology has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for people in Moreton Bay, the Sunshine Coast, Somerset and and the south Burnett region.

Senior forecaster Janine Uasa says the storms are moving north-east and much of the activity is near Caloundra, Landsborough, Maleny and Beerwah.

A more general thunderstorm warning is also current for the central coast and Whitsundays, Central Highlands and Coalfields, Capricornia and Wide Bay. Source