Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in Flinders, Mid North and parts of Riverland and North East Pastoral districts.

Issued at 11:27 pm Wednesday, 26 January 2022.

Heavy rainfall and damaging winds possible with thunderstorms,

Weather Situation: A warm and humid airmass, together with an upper trough moving across the State leading to the development of severe thunderstorms.

Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce heavy rainfall that may lead to flash flooding and damaging winds in the warning area over the next several hours. Locations which may be affected include Clare, Hawker, Jamestown, Waikerie, Burra and Peterborough.

Tarcoola recorded a 113 km/h wind gust at 6:17 pm.

Cultana recorded a 93 km/h wind gust at 9.50 pm.

Port Augusta recorded an 85 km/h wind gust at 10.00 pm.

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.
* Don't drive, ride or walk through flood water.
* Keep clear of creeks and storm drains.
* Stay indoors, away from windows, while storms are nearby.