Severe Thunderstorm Warning - Southeast Queenslandfor HEAVY RAINFALLFor people in parts of Scenic Rim and Gold Coast Council AreasIssued at 11:12 am Thursday, 13 February 2020.Intense rainfall and severe flash flooding is likely for the northern suburbs of the Gold Coast. Weather Situation:Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce intense rainfall that may lead to dangerous and life-threatening flash flooding in the warning area over the next several hours.Locations which may be affected include Coomera, Hope Island, South Stradbroke Island and Jacobs Well.60mm in 1 hr CoombabahQueensland Fire and Emergency Services advises that people should:* Never drive, walk or ride through flood waters. If it's flooded, forget it.* 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 next warning is due to be issued by 12:15 pm.Warnings are also available through TV and Radio broadcasts, the Bureau's website at or call 1300 659 210. The Bureau and Queensland Fire and Emergency Services would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.Feature video: Not featuredHomepage featured: