Ricochet News

Damaging winds, snow and frost expected over Eastern Cape

Jul 2, 2018
Damaging winds, snow and frost expected over Eastern Cape

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

"Damaging Winds - A Gale force SW'ly wind is expected along the coast between Plettenberg Bay and Nelson Mandela Metro and offshore between Coega and Port Edward," the weather office said.

"Snowfalls are expected over the high lying areas in the west spreading east. Disruptive snow is possible on the Sneeuberg to Winterberg area, around the Barkley East and Rhodes area, and between Willowmore and Joubertina area."

Meanwhile severe frost is expected in places in the northern interior of the Eastern Cape.