Storms batter the east coast of Australia with rain, wind, lightning and hail.
THE rain doesn't seem to have deterred many campers this Christmas weekend.
SOUTHERN Downs residents living in flood zones have been warned to begin preparing for the worst as the Condamine River continues to rapidly rise.
TERRIFIED screams are becoming a common occurrence through the streets of Rockhampton lately as an ugly menace explodes in great numbers.
WARWICK emergency services are on full alert today as persistent rain continues to push up levels in the Condamine River.