SA Weather Service

2018-10-06 15:46:38 -


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THE REGIONAL WEATHER FORECAST FOR SUNDAY 2018-10-07 SEVERE WEATHER ALERTS: ======================= ...

THE REGIONAL WEATHER FORECAST FOR SUNDAY 2018-10-07

SEVERE WEATHER ALERTS:

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WARNINGS:

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1. Extremely high fire danger conditions are expected over the

western parts of the Northern Cape (except the coast) and the

interior of the West Coast District of the Western Cape.

WATCHES:

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Nil.

SPECIAL WEATHER ADVISORIES:

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1. Extremely hot conditions are expected over the interior of the

West Coast District of the Western Cape.

2. A heat wave with persistently high temperatures is expected in the Matzikama Local Municipality until Monday.

1. GAUTENG:

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Fine and warm, but partly cloudy in the south from late afternoon.

The expected UVB sunburn index: Extreme

2. MPUMALANGA:

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Fine and warm but partly cloudy in the south-west from late afternoon.

3. LIMPOPO:

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Fine and warm to hot.

4. NORTH-WEST PROVINCE:

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Fine and warm but partly cloudy in places in the afternoon.

5. FREE STATE:

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Fine and warm but partly cloudy in places in the afternoon.

6. NORTHERN CAPE:

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Cloudy and cool along the coast with morning fog patches, otherwise partly cloudy and hot, but sunny over the southern interior where it will be warm. It will be very hot in the north.

The wind along the coast will be light to moderate north-westerly to westerly.

7. WESTERN CAPE:

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Cloudy to partly cloudy and cool along the south coast with morning

drizzle and fog patches, otherwise fine and hot to very hot, but extremely hot over the interior of the West Coast District.

The wind along the coast will be light north-westerly along the west coast north of Saldanha Bay, otherwise moderate to fresh south-easterly to easterly, but strong along the south-west coast.

The expected UVB sunburn index: Very High

8. WESTERN HALF OF THE EASTERN CAPE:

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Cloudy with morning fog patches south of the escarpment, otherwise fine and warm.

The wind along the coast will be moderate to fresh easterly to south-easterly, but strong in the afternoon.

9. EASTERN HALF OF THE EASTERN CAPE:

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Cloudy with morning fog patches south of the escarpment, otherwise fine and warm, becoming partly cloudy in the north by the afternoon.

The wind along the coast will be moderate to fresh north-easterly, but strong in the south from the evening.

10. KWAZULU-NATAL:

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Morning fog over the interior, otherwise fine and warm but cool in places in the south and east where it will be partly cloudy at times. It will become partly cloudy in the extreme west and south-west in the

afternoon.

The wind along the coast will be moderate south-easterly in the north at first, otherwise easterly to north-easterly.

The expected UVB sunburn index: Extreme