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Weather forecast, alerts and UVB index for all South African provinces, 05 May 2021

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Weather data provided by the South African Weather Service. For a detailed forecast of your province, click here.

Severe Weather Alerts

IMPACT-BASED WARNINGS:

Orange Level 6 Warning for RAIN resulting in danger to life due to fast flowing streams closer to mountains and disruption of essential services is expected over the Overberg District of the Western Cape on Wednesday evening into Thursday.Yellow Level 4 Warning for RAIN resulting in flooding and infrastructure damage is expected over the City of Cape Town, Cape Winelands and Garden Route Districts of the Western Cape on Wednesday evening into Thursday.Yellow Level 4 Warning for WIND resulting in damage to settlements and disruption of ports between Cape Columbine and Stilbaai, as well as City of Cape Town and Overberg coastal areas of the Western Cape on Wednesday afternoon into Thursday.Yellow Level 1 Warning for WAVES resulting in difficulty in navigation at sea and small vessels at risk of capsizing between Cape Columbine and Stilbaai from Wednesday into Thursday

FIRE DANGER WARNINGS:

Nil

ADVISORIES:

Nil

Gauteng:

Temperature: Fine and cool.

The expected UVB Sunburn Index: High.

Mpumalanga:

Temperature: Fine and cool to warm.

Limpopo:

Temperature: Fine and warm.

North-West Province:

Temperature: Fine and cool to warm.

Free State:

Temperature: Fine and cool.

Northern Cape:

Temperature: Morning fog along the coast, otherwise partly cloudy and cool to warm with isolated showers and thundershowers over the central and eastern parts but scattered in the south-east.

Wind: The wind along the coast will be light to moderate northerly to north westerly reaching fresh at times in the afternoon north of Hondeklip Bay.

Western Cape:

Temperature: Morning fog along the west coast and adjacent interior, otherwise cloudy to partly cloudy and cool to warm with scattered to widespread showers and thundershowers over the south-western parts by mid-morning spreading over the central and eastern parts by the afternoon.

Wind: The wind along the coast will be light to moderate northerly to north easterly north of Saldanha Bay, otherwise moderate to fresh south
easterly reaching strong to gale between Table Bay and Cape Agulhas by late morning spreading to Still Bay and Cape Columbine by the afternoon.

The expected UVB Sunburn Index: Moderate.

Eastern Cape:

The Western halfTemperature: Partly cloudy and cool with isolated showers and thundershowers but scattered in the west.

The Western Half – Wind: The wind along the coast will be light to moderate south-easterly but fresh in the afternoon along the Tsitsikamma coast.

The Eastern halfTemperature: Partly cloudy and cool, but warm east of the Kei River. Isolated showers and thundershowers are expected in the west.

The Eastern halfWind: The wind along the coast will be light to moderate south-easterly.

Kwazulu-Natal:

Temperature: Morning fog over the interior, otherwise fine and warm, but cool in the south-west. It will become partly cloudy in the evening.

Wind: The wind along the coast will be gentle north-westerly north of Mtunzini in the morning, otherwise moderate easterly to north-easterly.

The expected UVB Sunburn Index: High.