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Severe weather update - 9.30am

Published: 20 February 2015

Severe weather update - 9.30am

A statement from City of Logan Mayor and Logan Local Disaster Management Group Chairperson, Councillor Pam Parker:

As of 9.30am Friday, predictions are for strong, gusty winds, possible tree damage and power outage so be prepared.

If you need SES assistance for property damage call 132 500.
 
Heavy rain is our biggest threat with local floods, in low lying areas.
 
So far we have distributed more than 10,000 sand bags. Residents can access bags from SES depots at 26-36 Winnetts Rd, Daisy Hill, until 5.30pm today and 1464 Waterford-Tamborine Rd, Logan Village, from noon to 5.30pm. Please note residents will need to fill their own sandbags. If this is not possible, please contact the SES on 132 500 to make alternative arrangements.
 
With heavy rain upon us, we encourage residents minimise non-essential travel.

Logan City Council has received reports of water over the road at the intersection of German Church Road and Erwin Road, Carbrook.
 
Stay tuned to Council's Facebook page for updates (www.facebook.com/logancitycouncil)
 
If you have to go out be aware of the changing road conditions. Damage will occur with ongoing rain, so please drive carefully.
 
Stay indoors, look after your neighbours, especially the elderly in your neighbourhood.

Please refer to www.logan.qld.gov.au for the latest information.