Wednesday's weather: Warm day, with fire warnings and thundershowers in parts of SA

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It will be a warm day for most of the country.
It will be a warm day for most of the country.
SEAN GLADWELL

The South African Weather Service has issued a yellow level 1 warning for damaging wind between East London and Port Edward.

Extremely high fire danger conditions are expected over the Hantam and Karoo Hoogland District municipalities of the Northern Cape; Witzenberg, Breede Valley and Langeberg District municipalities of the Western Cape; as well as Sarah Baartman and Raymond Mhlaba District municipalities of the Eastern Cape.

Additionally, scorching conditions are expected over the Prince Albert and Beaufort West District municipalities of the Western Cape; Sarah Baartman District Municipality of the Eastern Cape and the north-western interior of the Northern Cape.

The weather in your region:

Gauteng will be partly cloudy and warm with isolated afternoon showers and thundershowers.

The expected UVB sunburn index is extreme.

Morning fog patches will occur along the Mpumalanga escarpment.

Otherwise, it will be partly cloudy and cool to warm, with isolated showers and thundershowers in the west.

Limpopo will experience morning fog over the southern escarpment, otherwise, it will be partly cloudy and cool to warm with isolated showers and thundershowers in the south-west.

It will be partly cloudy and warm, with isolated showers and thundershowers in the North West.

The Free State will be partly cloudy and warm, with isolated showers and thundershowers, but scattered showers in the west.

It will be cloudy along the coast of the Northern Cape, with morning fog patches.

Other parts of the province will be fine to partly cloudy and hot to very hot.

It will be cool to warm in the west.

Isolated showers and thundershowers are expected in the central and eastern parts, with scattered showers in the south-east.

The wind along the coast will be light to moderate northerly to north-westerly, becoming westerly from the afternoon.

The Western Cape will be cloudy with morning fog along the west coast and southern interior.

Otherwise, it will be fine to partly cloudy and cool to warm, but hot to extremely hot over the interior.

Isolated showers and thundershowers are expected in the north-east.

The wind along the coast will be light to moderate north-westerly to westerly in the morning, otherwise light to moderate south-westerly to southerly, but fresh along the south coast.

The expected UVB sunburn index is extreme.

It will be cloudy with fog along the Eastern Cape coast in the morning.

The western half of the province will be sunny and extremely hot, becoming cloudy with scattered thundershowers.

The south-west will experience isolated showers.

The wind along the coast will be fresh to strong south-westerly.

The eastern half of the province will be sunny and hot to very hot, but cool along the coast, becoming partly cloudy with scattered thundershowers.

There will be isolated showers in the east.

The wind along the coast will be moderate to fresh north-easterly, becoming south-westerly from the evening.

Morning fog will occur over the interior of KwaZulu-Natal.

The province will be fine and warm, becoming partly cloudy in the west, with isolated afternoon showers and thundershowers.

The wind along the coast will be moderate to fresh northerly to north-easterly.

The expected UVB sunburn index is very high.

Wednesday's temperatures
Wednesday's temperatures.

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