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The weather forecast for February 22nd

Last updated at 05:11 SAST

Warnings

Yellow level 2 warning for severe thunderstorms with a possibility
of large amounts of small hail, heavy downpours leading to
localised flooding of susceptible roads, low-lying areas and
bridges, strong damaging winds and excessive lightning leading to
structural damages are expected over the escarpment areas in
Mpumalanga, Western Bushveld and south-central parts of
Limpopo, north-western interior in KwaZulu-Natal, as well as over
the northern parts of the Free State and central parts of the North-
West.

Special weather advisories

A heat wave with persistently high temperatures is expected over the
Joe Gqabi District in the Eastern Cape until Friday, as well as over the
Free State, the eastern parts of the Northern Cape, over the southern
and western parts of the North-West until Thursday but persisting
over the entire North-West until Saturday.

Gauteng

Fine in the extreme north in the morning, otherwise partly cloudy and warm with isolated showers and thundershowers by the late afternoon.

The expected UVB sunburn index: Extreme

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Mpumalanga

Cloudy in the east in the morning with a chance of drizzle and fog patches along the escarpment, otherwise partly cloudy warm with isolated showers and thundershowers, but scattered over the eastern Highveld.

Limpopo

Cloudy in the central and eastern parts in the morning with fog patches on the escarpment, otherwise partly cloudy and warm to hot with isolated showers and thundershowers but scattered in the south-east and Western Bushveld except in the extreme north-east.

North-West Province

Partly cloudy and hot to very hot with isolated afternoon showers and thundershowers.

Free State

Partly cloudy and hot to very hot with isolated afternoon showers and thundershowers, except in the west.

Northern Cape

Fine and hot to very hot but partly cloudy in the east with isolated afternoon showers and thundershowers in the extreme north-east.

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

Western Cape

Cloudy to partly cloudy over the east and southern parts clearing from the north-east from late morning, otherwise fine and cool to warm but hot over the north-eastern interior.

The wind along the coast will be strong southerly to south-easterly along the west and south-west coast moderating by the evening.

The expected UVB sunburn index: Extreme

Western Half Of The Eastern Cape

Cloudy in places in the east, otherwise fine and warm, becoming cloudy in the evening.

The wind along the coast will be moderate south-westerly becoming moderate southerly in the afternoon.

Eastern Half Of The Eastern Cape

Fine and hot north of the escarpment, otherwise cloudy and cool with a chance of light rain and drizzle.

The wind along the coast will be moderate south-westerly becoming moderate south-easterly in the afternoon.


Updated at 05:11 SAST