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Weather Warnings - Severe Weather Warning for SA


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
South Australia

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Cancellation Severe Weather Warning
For people in Flinders, Mid North, Riverland, Murraylands, Upper South East and Lower South East districts.

Issued at 5:35 pm Wednesday, 11 October 2017.

Damaging winds associated with today's front have cleared from the south of the State. Thunderstorms are occurring in the north, and there is a separate Severe Thunderstorm Warning for these.

Wind gusts of 80-90 km/h have been recorded at various locations from Eyre Peninsula to the Victorian border. A gust to 93 km/h was recorded at Lameroo this afternoon.

Winds have caused some tree related damage across parts of Adelaide and the Mount Lofty Ranges.

The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* Keep clear of fallen power lines;
* Beware of fallen trees or debris on the road.
* Don't drive, ride or walk through flood water.
* Keep clear of creeks and storm drains.


No further warnings will be issued for this event.

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.
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