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Temps expected to drop as cold front moves over Eastern Cape this weekend

Jul 12, 2017
Temps expected to drop as cold front moves over Eastern Cape this weekend

Residents in the western and eastern parts of the Eastern Cape can expect adrop in temperatures this weekend as a cold front moves up on Sunday evening, according to the South African Weather Service.

According to Garth Sampson, Client Liaison Officer for the Eastern Cape at the South African Weather Service, conditions will be clear on Saturday.

"On Sunday evening, a Cold Front moves in over the western parts of the region, dropping to freezing levels," he described.

"We can expect snow on the high peaks with disruptive snow on the Lootsberg Pass.

"This will spread to the eastern regions on Monday with the associated cold temperatures and disruptive snow in those regions."