BOM Warning 3.06 pm: TOP PRIORITY FOR IMMEDIATE BROADCAST SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING - SOUTHEAST QUEENSLAND for DAMAGING WIND, HEAVY RAINFALL and LARGE HAILSTONES For people in the SOMERSET and parts of the LOCKYER VALLEY, GYMPIE, MORETON BAY, IPSWICH CITY, DALBY, SOUTHERN DOWNS, SUNSHINE COAST, SCENIC RIM, SOUTH BURNETT and TOOWOOMBA Council Areas. Issued at 3:06 pm Tuesday, 18 December 2012. The Bureau of Meteorology warns that, at 3:05 pm, severe thunderstorms were detected on weather radar near Jimna, the area between Crows Nest and Cooyar, the area west of Toogoolawah and the ranges south of Jimna. These thunderstorms are moving towards the east to southeast. They are forecast to affect the area west of Kingaroy, the area west of Conondale and the area southwest of Kingaroy by 3:35 pm and Mount Barney, Aratula, Mount Kilcoy and Conondale by 4:05 pm. Damaging winds, heavy rainfall that may lead to flash flooding and large hailstones are likely.