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UPDATE on expected weekend rain in Port Elizabeth and catchment areas

Feb 23, 2018
UPDATE on expected weekend rain in Port Elizabeth and catchment areas

There is a  slight possibility of light showers, between 1-2mm, from late Friday afternoon, in the Port Elizabeth area, the Port Elizabeth office of the South African Weather Service said.

"On Saturday, light showers are expected in the area south of the escarpment during the day, with 5-15mm of rain being forecast," described Garth Sampson, Client Liaison Officer for the Eastern Cape, at the SA Weather Service.

"This includes Port Elizabeth and the catchment area.

"Moderate falls, in excess of 20mm is forecast in the area east of the Kei River on Saturday."

Sampson said that clearing can be expected from early Sunday morning, from the west.