SA Weather Service

2018-10-04 17:32:27 -


2 months ago

THE REGIONAL WEATHER FORECAST FOR FRIDAY 2018-10-05 SEVERE WEATHER ALERTS: ======================= ...

THE REGIONAL WEATHER FORECAST FOR FRIDAY 2018-10-05

SEVERE WEATHER ALERTS:

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WARNINGS:

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1. Extremely high fire danger conditions are expected over the

extreme-western parts of the Northern Cape and the interior of

the West Coast District in the Western Cape.

WATCHES:

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Nil

SPECIAL WEATHER ADVISORIES:

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1.A Heat Wave with persistently high temperatures is expected over

The northern coastal areas of the Namakwa District until Saturday.

2. Morning frost expected over the eastern Free State.

1. GAUTENG:

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Fine and cool but warm in the north.

The expected UVB sunburn index:High

2. MPUMALANGA:

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Partly cloudy at first with morning fog patches over the escarpment

and the highveld, otherwise fine and cool but warm over the Lowveld.

3. LIMPOPO:

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Fine and warm but partly cloudy at first with morning fog patches over

the escarpment.

4. NORTH-WEST PROVINCE:

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Windy in the west at first, otherwise fine and warm, becoming partly

cloudy in the east in the afternoon.

5. FREE STATE:

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Morning frost in the east otherwise fine and cool, but warm in the north-west.

6. NORTHERN CAPE:

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Windy over the northern parts at first, otherwise fine and warm, but hot in the extreme north-west and the eastern parts.

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

7. WESTERN CAPE:

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Partly cloudy along the south coast at first otherwise fine and warm but hot over the interior of the West Coast District.

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

The expected UVB sunburn index:Very High

8. WESTERN HALF OF THE EASTERN CAPE:

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Fine and warm but cool in places

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

to moderate easterly in the afternoon

9. EASTERN HALF OF THE EASTERN CAPE:

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Fine and warm but cool in places.

The wind along the coast will be Light north westerly becoming

north easterly but moderate easterly in the afternoon.

10. KWAZULU-NATAL:

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Fine and cool but Partly cloudy at first with fog patches over the interior.

The wind along the coast will be Moderate south-westerly becoming

moderate easterly to north-easterly from the south spreading to

Richards Bay by evening.

The expected UVB sunburn index:High