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Weather Warnings - Sheep Graziers Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
South Australia

Warning to Sheep Graziers
for the Mount Lofty Ranges, West Coast, Lower Eyre Peninsula, Eastern Eyre
Peninsula, Yorke Peninsula, Kangaroo Island, Flinders, Mid North, Riverland,
Murraylands, Upper South East, Lower South East, North West Pastoral and North
East Pastoral forecast districts.

Issued at 11:21 am CST on Wednesday 28 September 2016.

Sheep graziers are warned that cold temperatures, rain and thunderstorms will
be associated with strong and squally northerly winds, turning strong to gale
force west to southwesterly change in the west today, reaching storm force
about western coasts overnight, extending to central districts tonight and
across the northeast of the agricultural area and Northeast Pastoral overnight
and on Thursday. There is a risk of losses of lambs and sheep exposed to these
conditions.

The next warning will be issued by 5:00 pm CST Wednesday.
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