Storm heads for Limpopo

2015-11-16 21:55

Residents of the Waterberg District of Limpopo have been advised to brace for a possible hail storm and strong winds, the SA Weather Service has warned.

Winning Women – Dr Linda Makuleni: Weather queen

2015-10-11 16:16

Dr Linda Makuleni, CEO of the SA Weather Service, is a leading figure on the boards and councils of world meteorological, climate and civil aviation organisations – positions she manages with efficiency and grace, writes Sue Grant-Marshall

No end in sight to ‘dry spells’ – weather service

2015-07-08 12:34

The drought causing water shortages in at least five provinces will not end soon.

Cape region in for heavy rains and strong winds

2015-06-02 18:36

Western Cape residents should brace themselves for strong winds and heavy rains, the SA Weather Service says.

Severe thunderstorms expected in several provinces

2014-09-29 12:08

Severe thunderstorms are expected in several provinces across the country, the SA Weather Service has warned.

6m waves expected as cold fronts grip the Cape

2014-08-26 17:48

Capetonians have been warned to stay away from the beach as waves are expected to reach 6m high as two cold fronts hit the peninsula.

Temperatures drop as cold front moves in

2014-07-07 13:49

The SA Weather Service has predicted cold temperatures country-wide as a result of a cold front.

SA braces for intense cold front

2014-07-04 13:08

South Africans should prepare themselves for an approaching cold front which is expected to bring heavy rainfall, localised flooding, snow and strong winds, the SA Weather Service says.

Snowfall reported in KZN, Lesotho

2014-04-24 14:48

The SA Weather Service has reported light snow fall at the border of Lesotho and KwaZulu-Natal.

March rain at record high

2014-03-13 14:07

The SA weather service has reported that heavy rainfall during the first 10 days of March has broken records in parts of the country.


SA Weather Service warns of high fire danger

2015-10-27 07:13

The South African Weather Service has warned extremely high fire danger conditions are expected over parts of the Northern Cape, while extremely hot conditions are forecast in the Western Cape.

Flood warning for Cape as heavy rains expected

2015-07-17 18:34

Flooding and heavy rains are expected over the Cape Town metro area, Overberg and the western parts of the Cape Winelands, the South African Weather Services has warned.

East coast to be lashed by 100km/h winds

2015-06-04 16:07

The country’s east coast is set to be lashed by winds of nearly 100km/h, bringing with them high seas and swells of between six and eight metres.

Winter arrives early with snow and cold conditions

2015-06-01 14:24

The SA Weather Service expects the entire country to be shivering in the next few days, with snow, heavy rain and strong winds forecast.

Snow falls in SA

2014-08-29 13:10

Snow has fallen in many parts of the country, the South African Weather Service says.

Warmer weather on its way

2014-07-08 09:26

The SA Weather Service says temperatures will gradually improve across the country in the coming days, but there's more rain expected in the Western Cape.

Snowfall expected as temperatures drop

2014-07-05 19:16

The SA Weather Service has predicted light snowfalls over the Drakensberg, Lesotho and KwaZulu-Natal mountains.

Cold front to bring first taste of winter

2014-06-03 16:08

South Africans will get their first real taste of winter when a cold front hits this week, bringing cold, windy and wet conditions and even snow, the SA Weather Service says.

Rain, flooding claim 32 lives

2014-03-17 14:45

Thirty-two people have died due to heavy rain and flooding in five provinces in the past two weeks, the co-operative governance and traditional affairs department says.

Rain set to subside by weekend

2014-03-12 12:11

The SA Weather Service says less rain is expected over the weekend in Gauteng, North West, Limpopo and Mpumalanga, but a severe weather watch is still in place for these provinces for the next two days.

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