The South African Weather Service on Tuesday warned Gauteng residents of a severe thunderstorm with possible heavy rain, damaging winds, and hail all over the province starting at noon until 11pm.
This comes after the weekend’s extreme hot conditions continued on Monday, with temperatures averaging 31 degrees Celsius on Tuesday.
The weather service said other provinces expecting heavy downpours, hail, and strong winds on Tuesday were the Free State and North West.
Motorists have been urged to be cautious on the road and people to stay indoors.
– African News Agency