Adelaide Is Set To Cop A Battering On Thursday

Jun 14, 2018


The Bureau of Meteorology has issued a severe weather warning for Adelaide and parts of SA.

“Damaging winds” are expected to hit the city on Thursday afternoon.

According to the BOM:

“A vigorous cold front is forecast to move across the southern half of South Australia during Thursday, bringing with it strong and squally winds, an increase in showers and isolated thunderstorms with possible local heavy falls…

“Locally damaging winds with gusts in excess of 90 km/h may occur with showers and thunderstorms just ahead of, with and following the cold front.

“Locations which may be affected include Adelaide, Port Lincoln, Kingscote, Victor Harbor, Mount Gambier and Naracoorte.”

The State Emergency Service advises that people should: 

* Move vehicles under cover or away from trees;

* Secure or put away loose items around your property.

* Stay indoors, away from windows, while conditions are severe.