A LOW pressure system south of Tasmania is generating a vigorous west to southwesterly flow with squally showers over southern districts this afternoon, with isolated thunderstorms also possible in the SE.
Conditions have recently eased in many districts, and are expected to ease in the remaining warning area this evening.
Strong to gale force west to southwesterly winds average 50-65 km/h at times and damaging gusts of 90-120 km/h are expected to continue in the SE of the State this afternoon and early evening.
Localised damaging wind gusts of 90-120 km/h are possible throughout the warning area, mostly with showers.
Locations which may be affected include Victor Harbor, Murray Bridge, Naracoorte, Robe and Mount Gambier.
Severe weather is no longer occurring in the Adelaide Metropolitan, Lower Eyre Peninsula, Eastern Eyre Peninsula, Yorke Peninsula, Kangaroo Island, Mid North and Riverland districts and the warning for these districts is CANCELLED.
Sustained winds of 60 to 65 km/h and gusts of 90 to 100 km/h have been observed at multiple locations this morning. The maximum wind gust observed so far today was 104 km/h at Mount Gambier at 8:20 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.