Disaster teams on standby as more bad weather expected in KZN

2019-12-03 14:48

Disaster management teams have yet again been placed on high alert in KwaZulu-Natal, as heavy rains and thunderstorms are expected.

Another scorcher expected for Gauteng as heatwave peaks

2019-10-21 11:14

Residents of Gauteng and other surrounding inland provinces should brace themselves for a scorcher as the heatwave that has plagued the area since the weekend is expected to peak.

UPDATE: Storms continue to lash Gauteng, thunderstorms threaten in other areas

2018-10-14 11:27

Storms have continued relentlessly across Gauteng and are brewing in other parts of the country, the SA Weather Service has said.

WATCH: Flood warning issued as heavy rains persist

The South African Weather Service has issued a warning of possible flooding in the interior parts of the country. Watch.

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Heavy rains set to continue today

2017-01-08 07:00

Heavy rain wreaked havoc in various parts of South Africa yesterday leaving many roads closed and dampening the ANC’s pre-birthday celebrations in Soweto.

Cape weather officially classified as heatwave

2016-01-02 18:16

After temperatures reaching high-30s to even reaching levels higher than 40°C in some areas, the South African Weather Service says that the temperature in the Western Cape can be classified as a heatwave.

Parts of SA continue to face heatwave

2015-12-18 07:28

A heatwave over parts of South Africa is expected to continue until next week, the SA Weather Service says.

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.

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.


Western Cape in for wet weekend as heavy rainfall, flooding expected

2019-10-24 13:16

Heavy rainfall and flooding has been predicted for the western parts of South Africa as a cold front is set to hit.

Parly slams SA weather service over R68m budget shortfall as suspended CEO remains on full pay

2019-10-11 09:26

Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Environment, Forestry and Fisheries has slammed the South African Weather Service for receiving a qualified audit opinion for the 2018/2019 year.

Snow, flash flooding and 'bitterly cold' weather expected in parts of SA

2018-09-06 13:19

Extreme wintery weather conditions are expected to affect a significant part of the country this weekend, the South African Weather Service has warned.

Sanco warns: 3 more months of rain is coming

2017-01-08 21:01

Be safe – three more months of summer rain is being predicted, the South African National Civic Organisation has warned.

More flooding expected for Gauteng, KZN

2016-11-10 11:42

The South African Weather Service has warned that more flooding is expected in Gauteng and parts of KwaZulu-Natal.

Cooler weather, rain expected over Christmas weekend

2015-12-24 11:26

A cold front is expected to pass through the southern parts of the country on Christmas Eve, the SA Weather Service says.

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.

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.

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.

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