The flooding started on Saturday afternoon and has seen the water knee-deep in some places.
Extensive flooding and hail damage in various parts of Johannesburg damaged property and left residents with much to mop up on Sunday morning.
The SA Weather Service has issued a severe weather warning watch for Amajuba and Umzinyathi on Saturday.
Residents and motorists are urged to practice caution during inclement weather.
An unexpected flash flood hit parts of the city and left a restaurant flooded on Friday afternoon.
Severe thunderstorms have been predicted for Friday in Pretoria and Johannesburg, with tentative flood warnings being issued.

Weather Snow predicted to fall in the Drakensberg on Friday

Get ready for cold weather in Ladysmith on Friday, with an expected maximum temperature of under 20 degrees Celsius

Weather PICS: Storm wreaks havoc in Mpumalanga

So far no serious injuries have been reported.

Weather WARNING: Severe storms predicted for Pretoria this week

Monday is expected to reach a maximum of 30°C.

Weather SA Weather Service warns of severe thunderstorms and localised flooding in Gauteng

Motorists have been warned to practice extreme caution on the roads.

Weather PICS: Tennis ball-sized hail wreaks havoc in Newcastle

Massive hailstones destroyed houses and cars in KwaZulu-Natal.

Weather SANDF deployed to help in flood-ravaged Malawi and Mozambique

South African National Defence Force (SANDF) personnel have been deployed to support humanitarian efforts in Malawi and Mozambique, ‘currently facing serious floods’, the SANDF said on Saturday.

Weather Heavy rain to hit Zimbabwe as cyclone Idai collapses

The storm is expected to cross the highlands of the province of Manica to the eastern escarpment of Zimbabwe.

Weather Tropical Cyclone Idai set to make landfall in Mozambique

The SA Weather service said landfall is expected in Beira, Mozambique, between 9pm tonight and 8am tomorrow.

Weather SA sends assessment team to Malawi following deadly floods – Cabinet

A team of specialists has been dispatched to establish the exact humanitarian assistance required.

Weather Parts of Mozambique have today to evacuate as Cyclone Idai hits hard

People in low-lying areas where the cyclone is expected to hit have been instructed to evacuate the area by Wednesday afternoon.

Weather Mozambique Cyclone Idai: SA team prepares to leave for rescue mission

The team is mobile to be on standby at Lenmed Maputo Private Hospital, according to a spokesperson.

Weather SA ‘is safe’ from Cyclone Idai

However, unrelated heavy rains and flooding can be expected in the Eastern Cape and the southern coast of the Western Cape.

Weather Mozambique on high alert as tropical cyclone heads towards its shores

It is currently classified as a Category 3 Atlantic hurricane but at peak intensity can become Category 4 or 5.

 

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