Queensland’s capital, Brisbane, has been flashed by wild storms and hail this afternoon. According to Energex 5000 homes have been left without power. Energex also reported that 10,500 lightning strikes have hit the city since 2 PM.
The RACQ reported that there had been accidents in Greenslopes, Auchenflower and Chermside. The bureau of meteorology has reported that more storms are expected to hit the city and the surrounding region later this afternoon.
— David M. E. Ingram (@dingram) September 29, 2015