Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in Adelaide Metropolitan, Mount Lofty Ranges, Lower Eyre Peninsula, Kangaroo Island, Lower South East and parts of West Coast, Yorke Peninsula and Upper South East districts.

Issued at 1:30 pm Monday, 28 May 2018.

Weather Situation: A band of showers and thunderstorms associated with a cold front is expected to move across Eyre Peninsula this afternoon, and reaching the Adelaide area and the South East this evening. A deepening low pressure system over the Bight is forecast to track south of Kangaroo Island overnight.

Localised damaging wind gusts in excess of 90 km/h may occur in the warning area, as the cold front and band of showers and thunderstorms moves through. Locations which may be affected include Coffin Bay, Port Lincoln, Kingscote, Victor Harbor, Robe and Mount Gambier.

Following the cold front, strong and gusty northwest to westerly winds will persist across southern districts. These winds may become locally damaging, averaging 40-65 km/h with gusts of 90-100 km/h, south of roughly Port Lincoln to Minlaton to Strathalbyn to Naracoorte, for a period between this evening and Tuesday morning. Coastal areas and elevated ground are more likely to be affected.

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.