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Expect high temperatures in the Eastern Cape on Saturday

Mar 6, 2020
Expect high temperatures in the Eastern Cape on Saturday

Port Elizabeth - Extremely hot temperatures are expected in places over western parts of Eastern Cape, the Port Elizabeth office of the South African Weather Service said on Friday.

"An upper high pressure system will dominate on Saturday with the temperatures reaching the high 30’s and low to mid 40’s in places," it described .

"Shade Temperatures are expected to reach at least 38°C in places over Sarah Baartman DM, Ngqushwa LM and Raymond Mhlaba LM with apparent temperatures due to the humidity reaching between 40 and 45°C along the coast and 46°C to 50°C over the adjacent interior."

See tables below:

Apparent temperature KEY


 "Please call the weather office on 041 5811476 to confirm the discomfort temperature."

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