Weather Warning for the Cape

Another weather warning has been issued by the South African Weather Service for this weekend with another cold front expected on Saturday 27th June.

High seas, heavy rain and winds predicted of 80-85km/h. Localised flooding may occur in places with heavy rain over the western mountains.

The public is advised to stay home due to the strong winds affecting the roads, especially for high-sided vehicles and localized temporary structures.

Pic: South African Weather Service

Possible impacts due to high seas include: Localised damage to coastal infrastructure (e.g. walkways, pipelines, property, road and rail routes); localised damage to modification of beaches, dunes and/or estuaries and localised disruptions to beachfront activities (e.g. beaches/shoreline not safe for swimming, shore/rock angling).

Beach goers are advised to take caution as seas are expected to be choppy during the weekend.