Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
South Australia Regional Office
TOP PRIORITY FOR IMMEDIATE BROADCAST
SEVERE WEATHER WARNING
for DAMAGING WINDS
For people in parts of the
Mount Lofty Ranges district.
Issued at 3:06 pm Wednesday, 28 January 2015.
Damaging winds, averaging 55-70 km/h are forecast in the warning area about the Mount Lofty Ranges south of McLaren Vale during this afternoon and evening.
At Sellicks Hill, winds were averaging 65 km/h at 3 pm.
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.
The next warning is due to be issued by 6:10 pm.
Warnings are also available through TV and Radio broadcasts, the Bureau's website at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 215. The Bureau and State Emergency Service would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.