Prepare to batten down the hatches Gold Coast, we’re being warned to brace for possible storm activity over the weekend.
The Bureau of Meteorology has forecast a storms to hit across the southeast from Saturday afternoon and into the evening.
It could mean heavy rain, damaging winds and heavy rainfall for the region.
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Severe thunderstorms with large hail, damaging winds and heavy rainfall are possible across areas of #SEQld on Saturday afternoon and evening. Keep an eye to the radar and stay updated with any warnings we issue on the day: https://t.co/ISIbmhUl9q pic.twitter.com/iDMtXO1w2A
— Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland (@BOM_Qld) January 15, 2021
“Severe thunderstorms are possible about Southeast Queensland on Saturday afternoon and evening, with the potential to bring large hail, damaging wind and heavy rainfall,” says Meteorologist Matt Marshall.
“Make sure to keep up to date with any warnings issued during the afternoon.”
The rain is expected to continue into next week as well, but temperatures will hang around the 30 degree mark.
Here’s what the Bureau is predicting over the coming days: