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THE REGIONAL WEATHER FORECAST FOR MONDAY: 2018-10-08 SEVERE WEATHER ALERTS: =======================...

THE REGIONAL WEATHER FORECAST FOR MONDAY: 2018-10-08

SEVERE WEATHER ALERTS:

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WARNINGS:

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1. Extremely high fire danger conditions are expected in places over the central and western parts of the Northern Cape and the interior 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 until Monday.

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

1. GAUTENG:

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Fine and warm, becoming partly cloudy from the afternoon.

The expected UVB sunburn index:High

2. MPUMALANGA:

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Cloudy in the east at first with morning fog patches along the

escarpment, otherwise fine and cool to warm, becoming partly

cloudy in places on the Highveld in the afternoon.

3. LIMPOPO:

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Cloudy in the east at first with morning fog patches along the

escarpment, otherwise fine and warm, becoming partly cloudy

in places over the Western Bushveld in the afternoon.

4. NORTH-WEST PROVINCE:

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Fine and warm, becoming partly cloudy in the afternoon.

5. FREE STATE:

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Fine and warm, becoming partly cloudy in the afternoon.

6. NORTHERN CAPE:

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Cloudy along the coast at first with morning fog patches, otherwise

fine and warm to hot, but very hot to extremely hot in places. It will become partly cloudy from the afternoon.

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

7. WESTERN CAPE:

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Cloudy at first along the south and west coasts with morning fog

patches, otherwise fine and warm to hot, but very hot in places over

the interior. It will be extremely hot in places over the western interior.

The wind along the coast will be light north-westerly along the

west and south-west coasts at first, otherwise moderate westerly

to south-westerly, but moderate easterly to south-easterly along

the south coast.

The expected UVB sunburn index: Very High

8. WESTERN HALF OF THE EASTERN CAPE:

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Cloudy south of the escarpment at first with morning fog patches,

otherwise fine and warm to hot.

The wind along the coast will be light to moderate easterly to

north-easterly, but moderate to fresh east of Cape St. Francis,

becoming strong in the afternoon.

9. EASTERN HALF OF THE EASTERN CAPE:

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Cloudy south of the escarpment at first with morning fog patches,

otherwise fine and warm to hot, becoming cloudy along the coast

and adjacent interior in the evening.

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

becoming strong in the afternoon.

10. KWAZULU-NATAL:

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Morning fog patches over the interior where it will be cloudy

at first, otherwise fine and warm. It will become partly cloudy in the afternoon.

The wind along the coast will be moderate north-easterly.

The expected UVB sunburn index: Extreme