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Thunderstorm and fire danger alerts continue as temperatures soar across SA

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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

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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

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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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Rain across the country, severe thunderstorms in Eastern Cape

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Rain is expected throughout SA, with severe thunderstorms along the north-eastern parts of Eastern Cape over Barkly East and Elliot on Thursday 21 December. Fire warning Extremely high fire danger conditions are expected over the central and western parts of the Northern Cape, including the north-western parts of Central Karoo....
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Fire danger conditions expected in parts of SA as rain continues in east

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While rainfall is expected to continue in places on Tuesday, 19 December, SA Weather Service warns that high fire danger conditions are also expected. Fire warning Extremely high fire danger conditions are expected over the Limpopo valley and western bushveld of Limpopo, West Coast District of Western Cape, and western...
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Heavy rain in the east, gale force winds in the west

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The week kicks off on 18 December with fire and gale force wind warnings and watches for heavy rain from the SA Weather Service. Gale force winds South-easterly winds with speeds between 62-70km/h are expected between Cape Columbine and Table Bay in the afternoon. Fire warning SA Weather Service warns...
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