Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in Adelaide Metropolitan, Mount Lofty Ranges, Lower Eyre Peninsula, Yorke Peninsula, Mid North and parts of Eastern Eyre Peninsula, Flinders and Murraylands districts.

Issued at 4:11 pm Tuesday, 10 October 2017.

Weather Situation: A rain band with embedded thundertstorms associated with a vigorous cold front will move quickly eastwards across the State during Wednesday.

North to northwesterly winds are forecast to increase ahead of the cold front early Wednesday morning. Damaging wind gusts in excess of 90 km/h are possible over Eyre Peninsula from early Wednesday morning then extending eastwards to central districts, including Adelaide from around sunrise. Damaging wind gusts will be mostly associated with showers and thunderstorms, and over elevated ground.

Locations which may be affected include Adelaide, Port Lincoln, Port Pirie, Clare, Maitland and Jamestown.

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.