Weather Update: Warm conditions for central, eastern parts of SA

2018-08-30 19:09


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Temperatures are expected to increase across the central interior and along the West Coast on Friday.


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


Isolated afternoon showers are expected along the southern parts of the escarpment in the Eastern Cape.

The rest of the country remains dry.


Minimum temperatures are expected to be cool over the Highveld region while the rest of the country is expected to experience moderate morning conditions.

The coldest place will be Sutherland in the Northern Cape, dropping to a below-freezing -2°C.

Maximum temperatures are expected to remain cool along the West Coast and the Western Cape, as well as the northeastern parts of the Free State.

Warmer conditions are expected across the rest of the country.

A few places are expected to reach a high of 31°C.

Click here to see the specific forecast for your city over the next few days

Pretoria is expected to reach a high of 28°C, while Johannesburg and Bloemfontein are expected to reach 26°C.

Along the coast, Cape Town is expected to reach a high of 18°C, Port Elizabeth a high of 23°C and Durban a maximum of 27°C.

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