A severe weather warning has been put in place for the Eastern Eyre Peninsula for damaging winds by the Bureau of Meteorology.

Gusty thunderstorms have also been forecast and a total fire ban has been put in place.

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.