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Cloudy and warm with isolated thundershowers nationwide

A partly cloudy Saturday is on the cards, according to the South African Weather Service with isolated thundershowers across the country. Impact-based warning A Level 1 warning for disruptive rain leading to localized flooding is expected along the Wild Coast and adjacent interior of the Eastern Cape. The weather in your...

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Stormy weather expected across the country

Heavy rain is expected in parts of KwaZulu-Natal on Thursday, with hail-carrying thunderstorms forecast for the Free State and Eastern Cape, according to the South African Weather Service. Impact-based warning A. Yellow Level 1 warning: Wind resulting in difficulty in navigation at sea between Cape Columbine and Cape Agulhas, subsiding in...

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Hot Monday incoming

Fire danger warnings: Extremely high fire danger conditions are expected over the central and eastern parts of the Northern Cape, the western parts of both the Free State and North-West province as well as the Joe Gqabi District Municipality of the Eastern Cape. The weather in your region: Gauteng will be...

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Sunny Thursday expected

Another warm day beckons on Thursday, according to the South African Weather Service, with a warning of strong winds for parts of the Free State and Northern Cape. Impact-based warning 1. Yellow (Level 2) warning for strong damaging wind, with an average speed of 60km/h expected over the eastern part of...

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South Africa will keep getting hotter

Research has found the country is experiencing an accelerating number of maximum-temperature records SA’s climate is likely to become more extreme, with implications for people’s health and the economy.A study by a PhD student at the University of Pretoria’s (UP) geography, geoinformatics and meteorology department has found the country is experiencing...

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Fine and warm Sunday ahead

It will be fine and warm across the country on Sunday, the South African Weather Service says. Fire danger warning: Extremely high fire danger conditions are expected over the central and northern interior of the Eastern Cape, the central parts of both the Northern Cape and Free State, and the south-western...

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