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Weather warnings return for Western Cape

It just never ends, does it? After a barrage of snow, rain, and near-freezing temperatures this winter, the Western Cape has more climate-related issues to deal with on Monday – and GALE-FORCE WINDS are now the subject of an updated weather warning for the province. From 00:01 on Monday 30 August,...

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Intense cold front incoming

Rainy and very cold weather conditions are expected to hit parts of the country on Thursday. rainfall, strong winds and wave heights of up to six meters expected to lash the province.  The South African Weather Service (SAWS) warned that "an intense cold front associated with a steep upper-air trough", is...

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Cold fronts making landfall on Thursday

Cold fronts are expected to make landfall in Cape Town on Thursday with heavy rain predicted spreading over the entire Western Cape province by Monday evening. Rain is expected over the southwestern parts of the province, which may lead to localised flooding. This bad weather will include disruptive rain, strong winds...

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The week starts with cloudy weather

Cloudy and cool conditions are expected for the start of the week with isolated thundershowers expected in parts of the Eastern Cape and KwaZulu-Natal, according to the South African Weather Service. The following fire danger warning has been issued: A high FDI is expected over the north-eastern Northern Cape and western half...

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