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Cloudy, warm Saturday

It will be cloudy and warm across the country on Saturday, according to the South African Weather Service. Impact-based warning  A yellow level 2 warning for strong interior winds resulting in build-up of sand and loose debris on roads is expected over the eastern parts of the Northern Cape as well...

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Warm temperatures here to stay, Durban hits high of 31°C

Another warm day is expected across the country on Friday, with high temperatures for Pretoria, Mbombela and Kimberly, according to the South African Weather Service.  Impact-based warning  Yellow level 2 warning for interior winds, resulting in the build-up of sand and loose debris on roads, is expected over the eastern parts...

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South Africa warms up to spring

The South African Weather Service has issued a warning of extremely high fire danger conditions expected over the eastern parts of the Northern Cape, the south-western parts of the North West, the western parts of the Free State, as well as the northern parts of the Eastern Cape. The weather in your...

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WMO published its new report on weather-related disasters

The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) said on Wednesday that the number of people displaced by disaster is "almost getting larger" than the number of people displaced by conflict, as thirty one million people were displaced by disasters last year. Assistant Secretary-General and Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Disaster Risk Reduction,...

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Most parts of the country to have a fine, warm Wednesday

While most of the country will experience higher temperatures and fine to warm conditions, the costal regions will remain cool to cold, according to the South African Weather Service. It will be fine and warm in Gauteng.  The expected UVB sunburn index is extreme. Mpumalanga will be fine in the west where...

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