WARNING: Flash floods expected in Gauteng, Mpumalanga, Limpopo

An infographic will help show you what to do if caught up in a flash flood.

The SA Weather Service has issued a warning for flash floods in Gauteng, Mpumalanga, and Limpopo, Pretoria Moot Rekord reports.

WARNING: Flash floods expected in Gauteng, Mpumalanga, Limpopo
WARNING: Flash floods expected in Gauteng, Mpumalanga, Limpopo

WARNING: Flash floods expected in Gauteng, Mpumalanga, Limpopo

An infographic will help show you what to do if caught up in a flash flood.

Drivers warned to be cautious as Gauteng, Limpopo face possible flooding

Drivers warned to be cautious as Gauteng, Limpopo face possible flooding

Other affected areas include the Vhembe, Blouberg, and Mopani district municipalities.
Rainfall expected throughout the weekend says SA weather service

Rainfall expected throughout the weekend says SA weather service

From Monday there will be likely less chance of rain.
City of Ekurhuleni warns of possible flooding

City of Ekurhuleni warns of possible flooding

‘If you can’t see the road surface because of the flood water, turn around and use alternative roads,’ says emergency services.
KZN disaster management on standby as ‘severe’ storms forecast

KZN disaster management on standby as ‘severe’ storms forecast

The province has experienced severe weather patterns since the beginning of the year that have left a trail of death and destruction.
Residents left homeless after weekend storm hits Ladysmith

Residents left homeless after weekend storm hits Ladysmith

Roofs were blown off and homes collapsed under the onslaught of the storm that whipped through the area.
Residents evacuated as massive storm hits Ladysmith

Residents evacuated as massive storm hits Ladysmith

Many houses were completely destroyed, while others had their roofs blown away by the gale force winds that accompanied the storm.
Severe thunderstorms observed over Mogale City today

Severe thunderstorms observed over Mogale City today

A watch for flooding and small hail has also been issued in the area.
Wet weekend in store for Gauteng

Wet weekend in store for Gauteng

Afternoon showers can be expected on Saturday and Sunday.
Man struck by lightning in Eastern Cape

Man struck by lightning in Eastern Cape

The identity of the deceased is being withheld until all family relatives are officially informed of his death.
Weekend storm wreaks havoc in Middelburg

Weekend storm wreaks havoc in Middelburg

Residents reported trees falling, the tiles on roofs coming loose, and big branches in the roads.
Stormy weather expected across Limpopo this weekend

Stormy weather expected across Limpopo this weekend

The risk for severe storms will be the highest over Southern Limpopo on Friday, and will spread west on Saturday.
Tropical storm ‘Desmond’ could bring rain to South Africa

Tropical storm ‘Desmond’ could bring rain to South Africa

The storm is expected to bring much-needed rainfall to the Free State, Eastern and Northern Cape this weekend and next week.
Severe thunderstorms with strong winds likely in Gauteng today

Severe thunderstorms with strong winds likely in Gauteng today

The SA Weather Service has advised the public to constantly check for ‘extreme weather warnings’.
Warning issued for severe storm in Gauteng

Warning issued for severe storm in Gauteng

Motorists have been urged to be cautious on the road and people to stay indoors.
Hot, wet week on the cards for Pretoria

Hot, wet week on the cards for Pretoria

A good chance of showers and thundershowers, around 60 percent, was predicted for Tuesday.
Limpopo placed under severe thunderstorm watch

Limpopo placed under severe thunderstorm watch

The South African Weather Service has issued a thunderstorm warning for the South Western areas of the province.
SA Weather Service forecasts heavy storms for Gauteng

SA Weather Service forecasts heavy storms for Gauteng

There was already a dark cloud over Johannesburg by 7am, with a mild thunderstorm brewing on the West Rand.
Warning issued for severe thunderstorms and hail in Gauteng

Warning issued for severe thunderstorms and hail in Gauteng

Limpopo will also experience thunderstorms with strong winds today.
Big storm warning, possible hail for Johannesburg on Sunday night

Big storm warning, possible hail for Johannesburg on Sunday night

The weather service has warned residents there will be poor visibility.
SA Weather Service cannot rule out the possibility of flash flooding across Gauteng

SA Weather Service cannot rule out the possibility of flash flooding across Gauteng

Flash flooding is a possibility with the kinds of storms in store for Gauteng this weekend but the weather service has not yet issued an official warning.
Rainfall now is crucial to save planting season

Rainfall now is crucial to save planting season

The South African Weather Service says the next few days would see heavier than usual rainfall in various parts of the country.
Localised flooding expected in Johannesburg

Localised flooding expected in Johannesburg

Tshwane residents have also been warned to watch out for the heavy rain.
WARNING: Flooding expected in Gauteng today

WARNING: Flooding expected in Gauteng today

Flood-prone areas include Kempton Park, Soweto and Centurion, among others.
Severe thunderstorms expected today in Gauteng

Severe thunderstorms expected today in Gauteng

More storms expected to develop later today over central and eastern SA.
Joburg temperatures expected to reach 37°C

Joburg temperatures expected to reach 37°C

Temperatures in the capital Pretoria were forecast to peak at 39°C

 

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