Images from around Ipswich following a stormy weekend.
THE Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) has hit back at criticism from Ipswich Councillor Paul Tully that it didn't issue timely storm warnings over the weekend.
THE biggest hail stones meteorologists had ever seen lashed south east Queensland on Sunday in the final episode of a spectacular series of storms.
THUNDER, lightning and even hail thrashed the Ipswich region over the weekend, catching many residents unaware and cutting power to more than 3000.
LATEST: Energex has reported 22,000 lightning strikes in south-east Queensland since 10pm with 42,000 homes and business losing power.