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Damaging winds and snow expected in parts of the Eastern Cape

Aug 7, 2018
Damaging winds and snow expected in parts of the Eastern Cape

The South African Weather Service on Tuesday morning said that damaging winds, snow and veld fire conditions are to be expected over parts of the Eastern Cape. 

"Damaging Winds - Gale force W winds of 65km/h are expected offshore between Plettenberg Bay and Port St Johns and onshore between Storms River and Port Elizabeth," it described.

"Snow - Light snowfalls are expected over the Joubertina mountains, Sneeuberg, Winterberg and Hogsback mountains."

Meanwhile, Veld Fire Conditions are expected over the northern interior between Graaf-Reinet and Cofimvaba on Wednesday.