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THE REGIONAL WEATHER FORECAST FOR TOMORROW: 2018-10-04 SEVERE WEATHER ALERTS: =====================...

THE REGIONAL WEATHER FORECAST FOR TOMORROW: 2018-10-04

SEVERE WEATHER ALERTS:

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WARNINGS:

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1. Extremely high fire danger conditions are expected over the north western parts of the Northern Cape.

WATCHES:

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2. Heavy rainfall is expected in areas along the north-coast and adjacent interior of KwaZulu-Natal in the morning.

SPECIAL WEATHER ADVISORIES:

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1. Light snowfalls are expected over the high lying areas of the south-western parts of KwaZulu-Natal and extreme eastern parts of Free State overnight into tomorrow(Thursday) morning.

2. Very cold conditions are expected over the eastern and

north-eastern high ground overnight into tomorrow(Thursday).

3. Strong interior winds of 45-70km/h) is expected in places over the north-western parts of the Northern Cape overnight into

tomorrow(Thursday) late morning.

4. Visibility reduced due to sand/duststorms is expected over the

north-western parts of the Northern Cape tomorrow (Thursday) morning.

1. GAUTENG:

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Cloudy with isolated showers in the north at first and morning fog

patches in the high lying areas, where cold conditions are expected, otherwise partly and cool.

The expected UVB sunburn index:Low

2. MPUMALANGA:

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Cloudy in the east with scattered morning showers and thundershowers,

otherwise partly cloudy and cool but cold on the highveld with isolated showers and thundershowers. Morning fog patches are expected along the

escarpment.

3. LIMPOPO:

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Cloudy with isolated morning showers and thundershowers, otherwise partly cloudy and cold to cool. Morning drizzle and fog patches are expected along the escarpment.

4. NORTH-WEST PROVINCE:

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Cloudy over the extreme north-eastern parts at first, otherwise fine and cool, but partly cloudy in the north-east, spreading to the west in the afternoon where it will be warm. It will be windy in places.

5. FREE STATE:

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Partly cloudy over the eastern parts at first, otherwise fine and cool,

but cold over the extreme eastern parts. Morning frost expected over the southern parts.

6. NORTHERN CAPE:

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Windy over the north-western parts, where blowing dust or sandstorms are expected, otherwise fine and warm to hot but cool over the high lying areas. Morning frost are expected over southern parts.

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

becoming strong southerly by the afternoon.

7. WESTERN CAPE:

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Cool over the Peninsula and south-coast, otherwise fine and warm but hot along the west-coast.

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

easterly, becoming strong south of Table Bay by the afternoon.

The expected UVB sunburn index:Very High

8. WESTERN HALF OF THE EASTERN CAPE:

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Fine and cool but partly cloudy in places in the south at first.

The wind along the coast will be light north-easterly becoming

moderating easterly in the evening.

9. EASTERN HALF OF THE EASTERN CAPE:

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Cloudy in places along the escarpment at first, otherwise fine and cool becoming cloudy along the coast in the evening.

The wind along the coast will be light south westerly becoming light

south-easterly in the afternoon.

10. KWAZULU-NATAL:

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Cloudy at first with morning fog over the interior, otherwise partly cloudy and cold but cool in the east. Isolated morning showers and thundershowers are expected in the north but scattered in the north-east where heavy rain is possible.

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

The expected UVB sunburn index:Low