Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in the Mount Lofty Ranges and parts of the Lower Eyre Peninsula, Eastern Eyre Peninsula, Mid North and Murraylands districts.

Issued at 3:34 pm Wednesday, 9 August 2017.

A front approaching the Western Australian border will move east and cross central parts of South Australia later tonight and during tomorrow morning. North to northwesterly winds are expected to increase ahead of the front and move across the warning area overnight.

Damaging winds averaging 55 to 70 km/h are expected about the ridge tops of the Mount Lofty Ranges and the Mid North districts. Damaging wind gusts in excess of 90 km/h are possible about the hills and eastern coast of Eyre Peninsula and also about the hills and eastern slopes of the Mount Lofty Ranges and Mid North.

Winds are expected to ease over the warning area around sunrise on Thursday morning.

Locations which may be affected include Port Lincoln, Tumby Bay, Cleve, Clare, Burra, Eudunda, Victor Harbor, Strathalbyn and Mount Barker.

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.