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Good rains recorded in Kareedouw, Cradock, Grahamstown and other places overnight

Apr 10, 2018
Good rains recorded in Kareedouw, Cradock, Grahamstown and other places overnight

Kareedouw, Cradock, Grahamstown, Graaff Reinet and Plettenberg Bay received some good rains overnight. Figures released by the Port Elizabeth office of the South African Weather Service, in the Nelson Mandela Bay, the Coega area and Third Avenue received most of the rain.

"Some nice rain measured in catchment with Kareedouw measuring 32 mm," described Garth Sampson, Client Liaison Officer for the Eastern Cape at the South African Weather Service.

"Just a pity it was not more widespread." 

Figures measured 08h00 10/04/2018:

Station Names

10

Nelson Mandela Bay

 

AWOS

Port Elizabeth Airport

1.4

ARS

3rd Ave Dip

2.6

ARS

Blue Horizon Bay

0.2

AWSH

Chatty

1.0

AWS

Coega

3.6

AWSH

Fettes Road

0.8

ARS

Flower Reserve

Nil

ARS

Lovemore Heights

*

AWSH

Motherwell

1.2

ARS

Riverstone Bridge

1.6

ARS

St Albans

0.2

AWS

Uitenhage

1.0

 

 

 

Catchment

 

AWS

Joubertina

6.2

Man

Kareedouw

32.0

Man

Kouga Dam

2.0

AWS

Patensie

3.6

Man

Swartkops

 

*

Man

 

 

Other Towns

 

AWS

Addo

5.4

AWS

Bisho/KWT

4.2

AWS

Cape St Francis

1.0

AWS

Cradock

19.2

AWS

East London

2.8

AWS

Fort Beaufort

7.8

AWS

George

4.3

AWS

Graaff Reinet

18.6

AWS

Grahamstown

18.8

AWS

Henry`s Flats

16.2

AWS

Joubertina

6.2

AWS

Mossel Bay

0.6

AWS

Mthatha

*

AWS

Plettenberg bay

13.2

AWS

Port Alfred

3.0

AWS

Queenstown

4.2