Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in parts of Noosa Council Area.

Issued at 12:14 am Friday, 11 October 2019.

Weather Situation:

The Bureau of Meteorology warns that, at 12:05 am, severe thunderstorms were detected on the weather radar near the area northwest of Noosa Heads. These thunderstorms are moving towards the east. Damaging winds and large hailstones are likely.

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services 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.