Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in Adelaide Metropolitan, Mount Lofty Ranges, Yorke Peninsula, Flinders, Mid North, Kangaroo Island, Riverland, Murraylands, Upper South East and parts of North East Pastoral districts.

Issued at 10:41 am Friday, 6 September 2019.
Damaging winds across central and eastern parts of SA.

Weather Situation: A low pressure system south of Mount Gambier will move eastwards over Bass Strait during the day followed by a vigorous southwesterly airstream.
West to southwesterly winds are easing over Eyre Peninsula, but are forecast to increase further over the current warning area during the remainder of the morning before easing later this afternoon.

Damaging winds, averaging 55-70 km/h with wind gusts in excess of 90 km/h, are forecast over coastal areas, elevated ground and the eastern slopes of the ranges. Wind gusts in excess of 90 km/h are also possible over the remainder of the warning area, mostly with showers and thunderstorms.

For the Adelaide area, the windiest period is expected late this morning until early afternoon.
Areas of dust, reducing visibility, are possible across northern parts of the warning area.
Locations which may be affected include Adelaide, Renmark, Murray Bridge, Victor Harbor and Kingscote.

Severe weather is no longer occurring in the Lower Eyre Peninsula and Eastern Eyre Peninsula districts and the warning for these districts is CANCELLED.

Mean winds of 67 km/h with gusts to 85 km/h have been observed at Hindmarsh Island around 10 am.

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.