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THE REGIONAL WEATHER FORECAST FOR FRIDAY 2018-10-12 SEVERE WEATHER ALERTS: ======================= ...

THE REGIONAL WEATHER FORECAST FOR FRIDAY 2018-10-12

SEVERE WEATHER ALERTS:

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WARNINGS:

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1. Extremely high fire danger conditions are expected over the

eastern parts of the Northern Cape, western parts of the North West and western parts of the Free State.

WATCHES:

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1. Severe thunderstorms are expected over the western parts of

KwaZulu-Natal and southern highveld of Mpumalanga.

SPECIAL WEATHER ADVISORIES:

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Nil.

1. GAUTENG:

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Fine at first, otherwise partly cloudy and hot with isolated showers and thundershowers.

The expected UVB sunburn Index: Low

2. MPUMALANGA:

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Morning mist along the escarpment, otherwise fine and warm becoming partly cloudy with isolated showers and thundershowers from afternoon

but cloudy along the escarpment and eastern Highveld in the evening

with scattered showers and thundershowers.

3. LIMPOPO:

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Fine and hot to very hot, becoming partly cloudy from afternoon with

isolated thundershowers in the south.

4. NORTH-WEST PROVINCE:

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Fine and hot becoming partly cloudy.

5. FREE STATE:

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Fine and warm to hot, becoming partly cloudy with isolated showers

and thundershowers in the east.

6. NORTHERN CAPE:

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Fine in the west, otherwise partly cloudy and warm to hot.

It will be cool along the coast and in the south.

The wind along the coast will be strong south-easterly.

7. WESTERN CAPE:

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Fine and warm in the west, otherwise cloudy to partly cloudy and cool with isolated rainshowers over the southern parts where it will be cold, clearing in the afternoon.

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

The expected UVB sunburn Index: Very High

8. WESTERN HALF OF THE EASTERN CAPE:

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Cloudy and cold with rain and isolated showers, but scattered south of the escarpment.

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

9. EASTERN HALF OF THE EASTERN CAPE:

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Partly cloudy and cool with isolated showers and thundershowers in the north, otherwise cloudy and cold with rain and scattered showers. Widespread showers are expected along the Wild Coast.

The wind along the coast will be moderate to fresh southerly to south-westerly, but strong in the north at first.

10. KWAZULU-NATAL:

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Morning fog over the interior, otherwise cloudy and cool with

scattered showers and thundershowers.

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

The expected UVB sunburn Index: Low