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Partly cloudy and cool day in store

Thursday will bring with it a partly cloudy and cool day, according to the South African Weather Service. The weather in your province: Gauteng will be fine and cool. The expected UVB sunburn index is high. Mpumalanga will be fine and cool but warm on the Lowveld.  In Limpopo, it will be fine and...

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Tuesday weather: George, Upington to peak at 28°C

It will be a fine, cool and warm day across the country on Tuesday. George and Upington are expected to reach highs of 28°C, according to the South African Weather Service. Fire-danger warnings Extremely high fire danger conditions are expected over the central parts of the Northern Cape, the north-eastern parts...

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Huge meltdown of Greenland ice sheet

Greenland's ice sheet has experienced a "huge melting event" during a heatwave that has seen temperatures more than 10 degrees above seasonal norms, according to Danish researchers.  Since Wednesday the ice sheet covering the vast Arctic territory, has melted by around eight billion tonnes a day, twice its normal average rate...

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Everything is going to be cool and fine

A more pleasant day is expected with fine, cool and warm conditions forecast by the South African Weather Service. Fire danger warning   Extremely high fire danger conditions are expected over the Beaufort West Municipality of the Western Cape. The weather in your province Gauteng will be fine and cool. The expected...

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Another cold front expected to hit Western Cape

Another cold front is expected to make landfall in the Western Cape today This comes days after the country recorded its coldest night this year, with areas inland dropping well below freezing point and parts of the country experiencing snow. With the latest cold front, some areas can expect strong winds...

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