Tuesday's weather: Slight dip in temperatures, heavy rain in some parts

2019-04-01 19:21
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Temperatures are expected to decrease slightly on Tuesday while heavy rain has been predicted for parts of central SA.

Severe thunderstorms are expected in Gauteng, the northern Free State, and the central and north-eastern parts of the North West, according to the South African Weather Service.

Temperatures along the coast are expected to be cool to warm.

The weather in your region

It will be cloudy and cool in Gauteng, with scattered afternoon showers and thundershowers. The UVB sunburn index will be low.

It will be warm in the Lowveld of Mpumalanga. Otherwise, it will be cloudy and cool with scattered showers and thundershowers.

Limpopo is expected to be partly cloudy and warm with isolated showers and thundershowers, except in the north. It will be scattered in the extreme south.

It will be partly cloudy and warm in the North West. Isolated showers and thundershowers are expected, except in the extreme west. It will be hot in the west.

The Free State will be cloudy and cool in the east. Otherwise, it will be fine and warm, but partly cloudy over the central parts. Isolated showers and thundershowers are expected, except in the extreme western parts, but they will be scattered in the north.

It will be hot in places in the northern parts of the Northern Cape. Otherwise, it will be fine and warm, but cool in the extreme south. It will become partly cloudy in the extreme northeast in the afternoon. The wind along the coast will be fresh to strong south-easterly to southerly.

It will be cloudy and cool along the south coast of the Western Cape. It will become partly cloudy from the afternoon. Otherwise, it will be fine and warm but hot in places over the west coast. The wind along the coast will be moderate to fresh south-easterly to easterly but strong between Cape Point and Cape Agulhas, spreading to the south coast from the afternoon. The expected UVB sunburn index is very high.

The Eastern Cape is expected to be cloudy, with isolated shower and rain south of the escarpment. Otherwise, it will be fine and cool. The wind along the coast will be fresh south-westerly, becoming moderate to fresh easterly in the afternoon, but north-easterly in the evening.

It will be cloudy with morning fog over the interior of KwaZulu-Natal. Otherwise, it will be cool but cold in the west. Scattered showers and thundershowers are expected. The wind along the coast will be moderate to fresh southerly to south-westerly, becoming moderate easterly to north-easterly from the south in the evening. The expected UVB sunburn index is low.

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