Tropical cyclone Irina dies down

2012-03-12 10:20

Durban - Tropical cyclone Irina, which caused heavy storms over KwaZulu-Natal and serious damage in neighbouring Mozambique last weekend, has died down, the SA Weather Service said on Monday.

"The cyclone was located on the border of Mozambique and KwaZulu-Natal on Sunday but it was weakening," spokesperson Bubele Bulo said.

He said it died down on Sunday afternoon and would not be approaching the country in the next seven days.

He predicted that KwaZulu-Natal would experience 60% chance of showers and thundershowers on Monday and Tuesday.

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  • Wendy - 2012-03-12 13:12

    Where did Sunday's rain come from?We had over 100mm in Westville,although o% chance of more than 50mm was forcast.

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