Cloudy, warm Saturday

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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 as the western parts of the North West and Free State.

Fire danger warning

Extreme high fire danger conditions are expected over the eastern parts of the Northern Cape, western parts of the North-West and Free State.

The weather in your province

Gauteng will be hot in the north, otherwise partly cloudy and warm with isolated afternoon showers and thundershowers in the south-west.

The expected UVB sunburn index is extreme.

Mpumalanga will be hot in the lowveld, otherwise fine and warm, becoming partly cloudy in the afternoon.

In Limpopo, it will be fine and warm to hot, becoming partly cloudy in the afternoon.

The North West will be fine in the eastern half at first, otherwise partly cloudy, windy and warm with isolated thunderstorms except in the north-east.

The Free State will be partly cloudy, windy and warm with isolated thunderstorms, except in the west.

The Northern Cape will be partly cloudy in the east where it will be windy, otherwise fine and warm but cold to cool in the south. Morning fog is expected along the coast.

The wind along the coast will be light to moderate southerly to south-easterly, reaching fresh north of Hondeklip Bay until late afternoon.

In the Western Cape, there will be morning fog in places over the West Coast District, otherwise fine and cold to cool but cloudy to partly along the west coast in the morning.

The wind along the coast will be moderate to fresh northerly to north-westerly reaching strong between Yzerfontein and Cape Agulhas, but light to moderate south-easterly to easterly east of Still Bay from the afternoon.

The expected UVB sunburn index is high.

The western half of the Eastern Cape will be fine and warm but partly cloudy and cool along the coast and adjacent interior.

The wind along the coast will be light north-westerly, becoming light to moderate easterly late morning but fresh in the afternoon.

The eastern half of the Eastern Cape will be cloudy along the coast and adjacent interior, otherwise partly cloudy and cool with isolated showers and thundershowers in the east.

The wind along the coast will be light north-westerly, becoming moderate to fresh north-easterly in the afternoon.

KwaZulu-Natal can expect morning fog over the interior, otherwise partly cloudy to cloudy and cool but warm in places in the north. Isolated afternoon showers and thundershowers are expected in the western and southern parts.

The wind along the coast will be moderate southerly to south-westerly becoming easterly to north- easterly from the south in the afternoon, spreading to the north by evening and freshening in places at times