South African Weather Service

 
The real water crisis: Not understanding what’s needed
The real water crisis: Not understanding what’s needed
A serious multi-year drought in parts of South Africa’s Northern and
KZN flood death toll rises to 51
KZN flood death toll rises to 51
At least 51 people have been killed in flooding which has devastated parts of Kwa-Zulu Natal. This is according to Nomusa Dube-Ncube, the MEC for...
Public protector investigates financial irregularities at SA weather service
Public protector investigates financial irregularities at SA weather service
A designer handbag gifted to the chief executive of the South African Weather ­Service has sparked a new wave of allegations against the head of...
Another cold snap headed for South Africa
Another cold snap headed for South Africa
Forecaster Puseletso Mofokeng said South Africans should brace themselves from Friday for a cold front that would "invade the western areas of...
Heavy flooding and snow keeps SA on its toes
Heavy flooding and snow keeps SA on its toes
Provincial disaster risk chief Colin Deiner said about 500 vehicles were freed from heavy snow in Beaufort West.
Over 2 000 evacuated, dozens stranded in SA
Over 2 000 evacuated, dozens stranded in SA
The precipitation cut off all road links between Johannesburg and Cape Town, causing huge traffic backlogs, though main highways linking the north...
Hazy weather Bill forecast for Parliament today
Hazy weather Bill forecast for Parliament today
Public hearings on the South African Weather Service Amendment Bill continue in Cape Town on Wednesday.
Cloudy weather legislation needs clarity
Cloudy weather legislation needs clarity
A storm is brewing over contentious proposed legislation, which aims to punish those issuing severe weather warnings without proper authorisation....
It'll be wet wet wet as La Niña grips South Africa
It'll be wet wet wet as La Niña grips South Africa
The summer rainfall regions of South Africa are in for wet weather, as an episode of the weather phenomenon La Niña settles in for the rest of the...
Big freeze puts hope for an early spring on ice
Big freeze puts hope for an early spring on ice
Another cold front accompanied by heavy snowfalls on Monday dashed hopes of a change in weather, following warm conditions around the country last...
Light snow dusts Johannesburg
Light snow dusts Johannesburg
Light snow fell over Johannesburg on Friday morning, days after the unusual weather caused chaos in certain parts of the country this week.
More rain predicted for flood-hit SA
More rain predicted for flood-hit SA
Rainfall is expected for the rest of the week in the northern provinces and central interior of the country, but it is difficult to predict...

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