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Severe Weather Warning for SA

15 September 2018 17:01 CST

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
South Australia

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Cancellation Severe Weather Warning
For people in Adelaide Metropolitan, Mount Lofty Ranges, Mid North, Kangaroo Island, Murraylands, Upper South East and Lower South East districts.

Issued at 5:01 pm Saturday, 15 September 2018.

Severe weather is no longer occurring in South Australia.

The immediate threat of severe weather has passed, but the situation will continue to be monitored and further warnings will be issued if necessary.

A gust of 98 km/h was reported at Lameroo at 1:02 pm. A gust of 91 km/h was reported at Cape Willoughby at 8:36 am and also at Outer Harbour at 10:55am. A gust of 89 km/h was reported at Parafield Airport at 6:31 am.

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.