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3-day cold snap to affect most of SA, bringing disruptive snow, heavy rain and gale-force wind

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South Africans can expect a cold snap to affect most the country during the latter part of this week - from Wednesday onwards. The South African Weather Service says particularly cold daytime temperatures are expected to dominate the south-western parts on Wednesday, 16 August 2017, spreading to include the central...
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Cool across most of the country as Sutherland sinks to -7°C

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The week continues with a cool start across most of the country, with minimal rain expected in parts along the east coast and north-eastern region on Tuesday 8 August. The South African Weather Service has issued no severe weather alerts for Tuesday however, minimal unseasonal rain is expected along the...
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Cold front, rain in Western Cape + fire danger alert for central SA

Cold front, rain in Western Cape + fire danger alert for central SA
A cold front will make landfall on Tuesday 25 July, bringing more substantial rain to the Western Cape, while SA Weather Service issued a fire danger alert for the central interior. The South African Weather Service says that extremely high fire danger conditions are expected in places over the eastern...
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Heavy swells and rain across most of SA's coastal region

Heavy swells and rain across most of SA's coastal region
South African Weather Service warns that heavy swells and rain can be expected along the country's coastal region on Thursday 20 July. SA Weather Service issued a warning that high seas with wave heights from 6m to 8m can be expected in places between Cape Agulhas in Western Cape and...
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Chill sets in across SA as Sutherland slips to -8°C

Chill sets in across SA as Sutherland slips to -8°C
Conditions are set to become very cold across the interior of the country, as Sutherland braces for a -8 °C start to Tuesday.  The South African Weather Service has not issued any severe weather alerts or advisories for Tuesday, 11 July but forecasts that temperatures will be very cold to cold...
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Mild start to mid-winter week, rain along SA's east coast

Mild start to mid-winter week, rain along SA's east coast
The middle of winter sees a mild to cool start for the week ahead as South African Weather Service has issued no severe alerts for Monday 10 July. Rain SA Weather Service forecast a 30% chance of rain across SA's east coast and the adjacent interior on Monday, from Port...
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