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Drought affects 1.4 million in Angola: Unicef

Drought affects 1.4 million in Angola: Unicef
More than 1.4 million people in Angola, including many children, have been affected by a "chronic drought" that has increased the risk of disease, a UN report said Wednesday. Seven southern regions of Angola are affected, with the three border provinces of Cunene, Namibe and Huila hit the hardest. The...
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KwaZulu-Natal beachfront damaged by severe storms

KwaZulu-Natal beachfront damaged by severe storms
The eThekwini Municipality is counting the cost of recent heavy rains‚ including significant damage to the promenade at the Umdloti beach. "Due to recent heavy rainfall certain areas of our coastline were affected‚" the municipality said in a statement. "We currently have engineers from the Coastal Engineering division inspecting the...
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No rain for Gauteng this week, says weather service

No rain for Gauteng this week, says weather service
The South African Weather Service says temperatures in Gauteng are expected to rise from Tuesday morning with no rain expected for the remainder of the week. This weekend saw heavy rain in and around Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal and Mpumalanga. Temperatures reached highs of between nine and 10 degrees. Forecasters say the...
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Expect clear weather conditions from Monday

Expect clear weather conditions from Monday
If you were eager to build snowman and take Instagram snow pictures‚ you might be disappointed as the South African Weather Services (SAWS) says you should expect clear weather conditions from Monday onwards. “The system will start clearing on Monday so there will be no rain or snowfall from Monday....
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Snow expected in parts of SA

Snow expected in parts of SA
Severe thunderstorms are expected over Gauteng and in places on the Highveld of Mpumalanga, with snow expected over the mountainous areas of the Eastern Cape and Kwa-Zulu Natal. Gauteng: Fine and cool to warm, becoming partly cloudy with scattered showers and thundershowers from the afternoon, but cloudy from the evening....
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Winter 2017 is on its way

Winter 2017 is on its way
After weeks of mostly mild to warm autumn weather, current weather predictions show that winter is about to make its debut. A strong cold front will sweep across the country between Thursday and Saturday, along with a developing cut-off low. The combination of these two systems will bring cold and...
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