Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in Kangaroo Island, Lower South East and parts of Mount Lofty Ranges and Upper South East districts.

Issued at 4:26 pm Saturday, 14 April 2018.

A vigorous west to southwesterly airstream across southern South Australia will gradually ease early Sunday morning.

The worst of today's severe winds have passed, but localised damaging wind gusts to around 90 km/h are still possible this evening and into the early hours of Sunday over Kangaroo Island, the Mount Lofty Ranges and South East districts, mainly over elevated areas and near the coast.

Locations which may be affected include Mount Gambier, Robe, Meningie and Mount Compass.

Notable wind gusts recorded today include 106 km/h at Mount Crawford in the Mount Lofty Ranges, 96 km/h at Cape Jaffa, 93 km/h at Mount Gambier and 89 km/h at Keith and Cape Borda. A number of other places recorded gale force winds and/or gusts of around 85 km/h.

The winds brought down dozens of trees mainly across Adelaide, the Mount Lofty Ranges and in the South East.

The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* Move vehicles under cover or away from trees;
* Secure or put away loose items around your property.
* Stay indoors, away from windows, while conditions are severe.