Your weather: Further heavy rains expected in KZN on Friday

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Part of Caversham road in Pinetown has been washed away on April 12, 2022 in Durban. Persistent heavy rain in parts of KwaZulu-Natal has resulted in widespread flooding, collapsing roads and death.
Part of Caversham road in Pinetown has been washed away on April 12, 2022 in Durban. Persistent heavy rain in parts of KwaZulu-Natal has resulted in widespread flooding, collapsing roads and death.
(Photo by Gallo Images/Darren Stewart)

More rain is expected over KwaZulu-Natal on Friday.

The South African Weather Service has issued a yellow level 4 warning for disruptive rain leading to the flooding of susceptible settlements - formal and informal - roads, low-lying areas, and bridges expected over the Ugu, eThekwini, and Ilembe districts in KwaZulu-Natal.

Similar conditions are expected over the Alfred Nzo district, OR Tambo district, and the Elundini local municipalities in the Eastern Cape. 

A yellow level 2 warning for disruptive rain is also expected leading to localised over Gauteng, the eastern parts of both the North-West and Free State, the south-western Bushveld and south-western Highveld of Mpumalanga, and the western and central interior of KwaZulu-Natal.  

The weather in your province:  

Gauteng will be fine and cool to warm, becoming partly cloudy in the evening.

The expected UVB sunburn index is high. 

Mpumalanga will be partly cloudy and warm with isolated showers and thundershowers except in the west. It will be hot over the Lowveld.

Limpopo will be partly cloudy and warm to hot with isolated showers and thundershowers in the east.

The North West will be fine and warm, becoming partly cloudy, with scattered showers and thundershowers, but isolated in the east.

The Free State will be fine, becoming partly cloudy and cool to warm, with scattered showers and thundershowers. Showers will be isolated in the extreme east.

The Northern Cape will be fine along the coast, otherwise partly cloudy and cool to warm, with isolated showers and thundershowers in the extreme east but scattered in the northeast.

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

The Western Cape will be cloudy and cool to cold with a chance of light rain along the south coast and adjacent interior as well as the north-eastern interior. Otherwise, conditions will be partly cloudy and cool to warm along the west coast.

The wind along the coast will be moderate to fresh southerly to south-westerly becoming strong in the afternoon.

The expected UVB sunburn index is moderate. 

Cloudy and cold conditions are expected in the western half of the Eastern Cape, with isolated showers. There will be scattered showers along the coast and adjacent interior.

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

The eastern half of the Eastern Cape will be cloudy and cold with scattered showers and thundershowers but widespread in the east.

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

KwaZulu-Natal will have morning fog over the interior, otherwise, it will be partly cloudy and warm, but cool in the southwest. It will become cloudy with scattered afternoon showers and thundershowers but isolated in the north.

The wind along the coast will be moderate northerly to north-easterly, becoming fresh to strong southerly to the south- westerly from the south in the afternoon, spreading north.

The expected UVB sunburn index is high. 

Friday's temperatures.
Friday's temperatures.

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