Damaging winds expected in Mandela Bay area, thunderstorms elsewhere

MARCH 15, 2017
Damaging winds expected in Mandela Bay area, thunderstorms elsewhere

The South African Weather Services on Wednesday morning said that high discomfort levels, severe thunderstorms and damaging winds are expected in parts of the Eastern Cape. 

According to the weather office, severe thunderstorms conditions were observed east of Tsomo moving to Butterworth in the south west.

A damaging South Westerly eind of 64km/h is expected off shore between Cape St Francis and Port Alfred and onshore along the Algoa Bay area early morning.

High discomfort values are also expected along the coast and adjacent interior between Joubertina and Port Edward but extending inland into Somerset East.