Citizen
National 15.3.2014 07.43 pm

Weather clears up in parts of SA

The weather cleared up in most parts of the country by Saturday, the SA Weather Service said.

“No heavy rain or flood warnings have been issued,” said forecaster Bongani Cidi.

He said rainfall was expected in parts of the Western Cape and the Northern Cape on Sunday.

A 60 percent chance of rain was forecast for Monday in Gauteng, Mpumalanga, the Free State and North West.

This week, flooding in parts of the country led to people being swept away and displaced.

Three boys went missing in Mamelodi East, Pretoria, on Monday and one of their bodies was found on Saturday, the city of Tshwane said.

The deceased boy was found underneath a tree, spokesman Blessing Manale said.

The search for the remaining two boys was continuing.

The bodies of three others, who were swept away by floods in the North West, had also been recovered.

Lesiba Kgwele, spokesman for North West premier Thandi Modise, said the body of a seven-year-old boy was recovered in Mogwase and two missing men were found in Marikana.

Sapa

You might also like

Better weather by Thursday – SA Weather Service

The weather was expected to improve in parts of the country by Thursday, the SA Weather Service said.... more ...

No significant snow for SA this winter

No significant snowfall is expected in South Africa this week after the cold front that hit across the landscape during the weekend, brought along some snow in certain parts of the country.... more ...

Intense cold front expected to hit SA

South Africans should prepare themselves for an approaching intense cold front, the SA Weather Service said on Friday.... more ...

Sun as Glastonbury gates open but mud likely later

Sunshine greeted Glastonbury revellers on Wednesday as Worthy Farm threw open its gates for the music festival but rain forecast in coming days means the traditional mud is set to return at the weekend.... more ...

Rain stops play in Bangladesh-India ODI

India were 14-1 off 5.2 overs when heavy rain stopped play in the second one-day international against Bangladesh at the Sher-e-Bangla stadium on Tuesday.... more ...

Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

* Mandatory field