Warnings issued as extreme storms bear down on SEQ

The Bureau of Meteorology has issued a extreme storm warning for many of south-east Queensland as an in depth line of storms bore down on the area.

Giant hailstones, damaging wind and heavy rain that might result in flash flooding was seemingly, the bureau mentioned. Maroon Dam, had obtained 51 millimetres of rain between 4pm and 5pm.

The storms are forecast to have an effect on Brisbane CBD, Beenleigh, Logan Metropolis and Esk by 6.30pm. Ipswich, Coolangatta are anticipated to be impacted by 6pm.

Energex suggested that 1260 clients have been already with out energy within the Gold Coast metropolis space by 6pm.