Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in Kangaroo Island and parts of Yorke Peninsula and North East Pastoral districts.

Issued at 7:08 am Monday, 24 January 2022.

Severe thunderstorms with heavy rainfall are expected over central and northeastern parts of the state.

Weather Situation: A very humid and unstable airmass ahead of a trough of low pressure over the Eyre Peninsula and the North West Pastoral district is leading to the development of severe thunderstorms.

Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce heavy rainfall that may lead to flash flooding in the warning area over the next several hours. Locations which may be affected include Kingscote, Arkaroola, Warooka and the Strzelecki Track south of Moomba.

Severe thunderstorms are no longer occurring in the North West Pastoral district and the warning for this district is CANCELLED but the situation will continue to be monitored.

Earlier yesterday:

Kadina recorded 83 mm in the 4 hours from 9 am to 1 pm Sunday, the wettest day on record.

Cultana recorded 25 mm in the 30 min to 6 pm Sunday.

The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* 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.