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US braces for flooding and tornadoes

US braces for flooding and tornadoes
Parts of the US Midwest and South braced for more flooding and possible tornadoes on Monday following a weekend of deadly torrents and powerful winds that claimed at least 15 lives. Storms rolled eastward in a band stretching from Alabama into the Ohio River valley on Monday, leaving isolated pockets...
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Workers' Day brings rain relief to dry Western Cape

Workers' Day brings rain relief to dry Western Cape
Following a blazing hot couple of days over the Freedom Day long weekend, the South African Weather Services forecast mild and overcast conditions leading in the new week and month along the South African coastline on Monday, 1 May.  The holiday will also bring rain relief in some of the...
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Hot long weekend predicted for most of SA

South Africans are in for a hot long weekend, with extremely high fire danger conditions expected in places over the western parts of the Northern Cape and the west coast district of the Western Cape. Temperatures Warm to hot temperatures are expected over the central, northern and western parts of...
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Scorching weekend heat sees high fire danger warning for part of SA

The South African Weather Services warns that extremely high fire danger conditions are expected in the western parts of the Northern Cape and the west coast district and central Karoo of the Western Cape on Saturday 29 April. Temperatures Saturday sees warm to hot temperatures across the country, with very...
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Much-needed rain expected across the Northern and Western Cape

Much-needed rain expected across the Northern and Western Cape
It will be a fine and mild day across most of SA, with a 60% chance of rain forecast for the drought-hit Western Cape.  The Western Cape and Northern Cape will continue to experience warm conditions, with the South African Weather Service also forecasting a 30% chance of rain across...
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SA set for a mild winter this year, says weather service

SA set for a mild winter this year, says weather service
'Currently, there is a lot of uncertainty over what to expect over the next couple of months.’ The chilly conditions that have been experienced, especially in the evenings and early mornings in different parts of the country, is a sign that winter is on the way, the South African Weather...
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