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Fire warning and gale force winds on Sunshine Coast

The week will kick off with gale force winds on the Sunshine Coast, fire warning for Northern Cape and 60% rain for eastern interior of SA on Monday 2 October. There's scattered showers forecast for the central and eastern provinces of South Africa, with 60% chance rain over Swaziland, eastern...
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Thunderstorms, gale force winds and fire warning

The weekend will kick off with rain, fire warnings, thunderstorms, gale force winds and mostly warm temperatures in various parts of the country on Friday, 29 September. A band of isolated showers and thundershowers is expected from the northwest and north to the central and eastern parts of the country,...
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Mild day across SA, with light showers in parts

While Monday saw some welcomed rain across the Western Cape, only a slight chance of showers can be expected across the coastal regions of the country.   There have been no weather alerts issued for Tuesday, 26 September - as the coastal regions of the Western Cape, Eastern Cape and...
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Rain across 6 SA provinces, fire danger conditions in parts

hile most of the country expects rainfall on Friday, 22 September, high fire danger conditions continue in parts of SA. South African Weather Service (SAWS) issued a warning that extremely high fire danger conditions are expected over the north-eastern parts of the Northern Cape, including Upington, and western parts of...
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Heavy storms wreak havoc in KZN

Disaster management teams are on alert, and schools are urged to take stock of the weather before embarking on excursions. At least one person has died as a result of storms that have hit KwaZulu-Natal. Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta) MEC Nomusa Dube-Ncube on Monday conveyed her condolences to the Zungu...
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Light rain on south coast with Northern Cape fire warning

Light rain expected on the south coast and Garden Route, and high fire conditions for Northern Cape on Tuesday, 18 September. From Hermanus in the Western Cape to Port Edward in the Eastern Cape there will be 30% chance of rain. The SA Weather Service has also issued a warning...
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