Light rain expected today, weekend clear: Weather office

SEPTEMBER 2, 2015

Generally light rain is expected for the rest of today, with a few moderate falls in places along the coast and adjacent interior, between Plettenberg Bay and Port Alfred, Garth Sampson, spokesperson at SA Weather in the Eastern Cape, said on Wednesday morning. 

"It will clear gradually from the west later tomorrow.

"The weekend will be CLEAR."

He said that there had been good falls in the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality's main catchment area over the past few days.

Rainfall figures for period ending 08h00 Wednesday 02 September 2014

 

 

31

1

2

3

Total

Port Elizabeth          

 

 

 

 

 

 

Airport

 

13.2

5.8

10.4

 

29.4

Coega                    

 

13.4

5.8

2.8

 

22.0

Blue Horizon Bay          

 

19.2

9.0

16.2

 

44.4

Elands River              

 

14.0

1.0

49.8

 

64.8

Flower Reserve            

 

18.6

6.8

25.2

 

50.6

Riverstone Bridge         

 

13.8

1.8

16.8

 

32.4

PE Chatty Fire Station    

 

14.8

4.8

 

 

19.6

St Albans Prison          

 

18.0

10.8

24.8

 

53.6

Third Avenue Dip          

 

12.2

10.0

17.6

 

39.8

Fettes Rd                 

 

19.4

5.6

14.6

 

39.6

Motherwell

 

12.2

4.0

8.4

 

24.6

Uitenhage                 

 

9.0

4.8

4.0

 

17.8

 

 

 

 

 

 

0.0

East London               

 

nil

7.0

nil

 

7.0

Bisho                      

 

12.4

5.4

0.2

 

18.0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Garden Route

 

 

 

 

 

0.0

George           

 

4.8

46.6

21.5

 

72.9

Plettenberg Bay   

 

12.6

77.8

61.8

 

152.2

Mossel Bay         

 

2.4

17.4

8.0

 

27.8

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mthatha 

 

1.2

missing

nil

 

1.2

 

 

 

 

 

 

0.0

Port Alfred 

 

26.8

5.6

2.6

 

35.0

Graaf Reinett

 

5.0

3.6

0.6

 

9.2

Cradock       

 

3.2

1.0

nil

 

4.2

Grahamstown     

 

17.6

5.4

2.8

 

25.8

Somerset East    

 

13.0

7.8

1.4

 

22.2

Addo              

 

10.8

3.4

4.4

 

18.6

Bedford (Kriegers Kraal)

 

8.4

2.8

 

 

11.2

Steytlerville            

 

missing

missing

 

 

0.0

Elliot                   

 

missing

5.8

nil

 

5.8

Queenstown                

 

missing

8.0

nil

 

8.0

Barkley East               

 

missing

missing

nil

 

0.0

Buffelsfontein

 

nil

0.6

nil

 

0.6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NMMM Dams Catchment

 

 

 

 

 

 

Joubertina               

 

22.8

50.0

49.0

 

121.8

Patensie                

 

29.8

27.8

53.6

 

111.2

Kareedouw                

 

20.0

38.0

112.0

 

170.0

Kouga                    

 

23.0

9.5

41.5

 

74.0