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Northern Cape fire watch continues as damp conditions set for SA's eastern parts

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The Northern Cape can expect very hot conditions, as scatter showers are forecast for the central and eastern parts of South Africa.   The South African Weather Service (SAWS) says on Tuesday, 6 March the norther interior of the Namaqualand and the central and eastern parts of the Northern Cape should...
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Northern Cape on fire alert as thunderstorms brew across central SA

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Most of South Africa can expect a warm to hot start to the week, with isolated showers forecast for the central interior of the country.   The South African Weather Service (SAWS) says on Monday 5 March, the Western Cape’s Breede River Valley and the interior of the Northern Cape should...
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Fire danger warning for western and northern parts, while thunderstorms continue in eastern SA

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High fire danger conditions continue on Friday, 02 March in western parts of SA, following a fire that broke out in Cape Point on Thursday afternoon, 01 March. South African National Parks issued an alert warning that Link Road in Cape Point is closed due to a fire in the area...
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Severe thunderstorms expected in eastern parts of SA, fire warning for Northern Cape

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The new month begins with a 30% to 60% chance of rain expected across most of the country on Thursday, 01 March. While severe thunderstorms are forecast in eastern parts of SA, high fire danger conditions continue in parts of the Northern Cape which sees hot, dry weather for another...
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Fire warning for West Coast, flooding expected in northern Limpopo

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While heavy rainfall is expected to continue in northern and eastern parts of SA on Monday, 26 February, a fire danger warning has been issued for places in the country's west. Fire danger warning According to SA Weather Service (SAWS), on Monday, extremely high fire danger conditions are expected in...
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Widespread rain across Eastern and Western Cape over the weekend

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A weak cold front hits Cape Town on Friday 23 February, bringing with it some rain for the thirsty Cape Provinces.  A watch has also been issued for severe thunderstorms in Eastern Cape's interior, as well as a fire warning for the western interior of SA. The SA Weather Service...
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