Source: Bureau of Meteorology
For people in Flinders and parts of Eastern Eyre Peninsula, Mid North, North West Pastoral and North East Pastoral districts.
Issued at 11:14 pm Wednesday, 27 October 2021.
Weather Situation: Thunderstorms in the north of SA associated with a low pressure trough which is moving slowly eastwards.
Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce damaging winds in the warning area over the next several hours.
Locations which may be affected include Port Augusta, Port Pirie, Leigh Creek, Hawker, Jamestown and Woomera.
At 7:20 pm CDST a wind gust of 91 km/h associated with a thunderstorm was reported at Coober Pedy.
At 10:33pm CDST a wind gust of 98 km/h associated with a thunderstorm was reported at Leigh Creek.
The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* Secure or put away loose items around your property.
* Move cars under cover or away from trees.
* Keep clear of fallen power lines.
* Stay indoors, away from windows, while storms are nearby.