Source: Bureau of Meteorology


For people in Adelaide Metropolitan, Mount Lofty Ranges, Lower Eyre Peninsula, Eastern Eyre Peninsula, Yorke Peninsula, Flinders, Mid North, Kangaroo Island and parts of West Coast, North West Pastoral and North East Pastoral districts.

Issued at 3:33 pm Wednesday, 1 August 2018.

Windy with areas of dust ahead of a cold front.

Weather Situation: A vigorous cold front will move across western and central parts of South Australia during Thursday with strong to gale force winds.

Northerly winds increasing during Thursday morning in the west and extending eastwards over central parts during the day. Damaging winds, averaging 50-70 km/h with gusts of around 80-100 km/h, are forecast in the warning area.

Areas of dust, particularly over western and northern parts, but possibly extending to central parts.

Locations which may be affected include Adelaide, Port Lincoln, Whyalla, Ceduna, Roxby Downs and Port Augusta.

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.