Brisbane is about to hit by multiple severe thunderstorms

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Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast are about to hit buy at least four severe thunderstorms.

The Bureau of Meteorology has has issued severe thunderstorm warnings for people in parts of Ipswich, Gympie, Somerset, Lockyer Valley, Sunshine Coast, Brisbane City and Moreton Bay Council Areas.

The BOM has predicted damaging winds and large hailstones are likely as the storms are moving towards the northeast to southeast.

See the storms in the map below, as of 2.25pm.

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