Source: Bureau of Meteorology

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

Issued at 11:04 am Tuesday, 1 September 2020.

Damaging winds Tuesday afternoon in western parts. Extending eastwards overnight.

Weather Situation: Strong and gusty north to northwesterly winds ahead of a cold front which will move across the far west of the State in the late afternoon and evening.

DAMAGING NORTH TO NORTHWESTERLY WINDS averaging 50-65 km/h at times, with wind gusts around 90 km/h are expected in the west early this afternoon. This area of damaging winds will extend eastwards across central and eastern parts of the warning area, including the Mount Lofty Ranges, overnight.

Overnight, damaging winds are most likely over elevated ground and southeastern slopes.
Reduced visibility with areas of dust are also possible in western parts of the warning area today and northeastern parts on Wednesday.

Winds will gradually ease in western parts of the warning area during the evening as winds turn west to southwesterly behind the cold front.

Locations which may be affected include Cook, Port Lincoln and Cleve extending to Strathalbyn, Murray Bridge and Hawker overnight.

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.