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Fire warning, thunderstorm watch as heatwave continues in northern and central SA

Mid-January sees hot weather across most of central and northern parts of SA, coupled with fire warnings in the west and thunderstorm watches in central and eastern SA. According to SA Weather Service, a heatwave will continue in the Free State, North West and north-eastern Northern Cape until at least...
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Strong winds on East Coast, severe thunderstorms in eastern central SA

Watches have been issued for gale force winds on the coasts of Eastern Cape and KZN, with severe thunderstorms inland and fire danger conditions for Northern Cape. The heatwave over Gauteng, the Western Bushveld in Limpopo, North West, Free State, Northern Cape and the north-western interior of Eastern Cape should...
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La Nina expected to continue until March/April 2018

Rainfall conditions over the summer rainfall areas are likely to improve from the last week of December. The development of the La Nina phenomenon is now in full swing and is expected to continue until at least March/April 2018. La Nina is usually responsible for a late start to the...
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Thunderstorm and fire danger alerts continue as temperatures soar across SA

As temperatures spike across the country, SA Weather Service (SAWS) warns that high fire danger conditions and severe thunderstorms can be expected in parts of SA on Thursday, 28 December. Alerts On Thursday, SAWS warns that extremely high fire danger conditions are expected over the interior of the Northern Cape, western...
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Severe thunderstorms, fire danger conditions expected in parts of SA

On Wednesday, SAWS warns that extremely high fire danger conditions are expected over the interior of the Northern Cape, western parts of the North West, extreme western parts of the Free State, and the Western Cape's, the west coast district, Cape metropole, winelands and central Karoo. Rain On Wednesday, a...
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Pleasant temperatures throughout SA with a wet interior

The celebratory weekend kicks off with pleasant weather with no alerts or watches for Friday, 22 December. Rain is expected in the central parts of the country. Rain  60% rain is expected over Free State, North West, KZN, the north-eastern parts of Eastern Cape, extreme eastern parts of Northern Cape...
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