Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in Flinders, Mid North, Upper South East, Lower South East and parts of Adelaide Metropolitan, Mount Lofty Ranges, Riverland, Murraylands, North West Pastoral and North East Pastoral districts.

Issued at 3:33 pm Monday, 14 March 2022.

Heavy rain and damaging wind gusts possible with slow moving thunderstorms.

Weather Situation: A humid and unstable airmass lies east of a trough of low pressure in the east of SA.

Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce damaging winds and heavy rainfall that may lead to flash flooding over the next several hours in the Flinders, Mid North, Upper South East, Lower South East and parts of the Adelaide Metropolitan, Mount Lofty Ranges, Riverland, Murraylands and North East Pastoral districts. Locations which may be affected include Mount Gambier, Clare, Naracoorte, Leigh Creek, Hawker and Jamestown.

Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce damaging winds over the next several hours in parts of the North West Pastoral and North East Pastoral districts. Locations which may be affected include Ernabella, Amata, Innamincka, Oak Valley and parts of the Great Victoria Desert.

The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* Secure or put away loose items around your property.
* Move cars under cover or away from trees.
* Keep clear of fallen power lines.
* Don't drive, ride or walk through flood water.
* Keep clear of creeks and storm drains.
* Stay indoors, away from windows, while storms are nearby.