Brace yourselves, snowfall may hit SA this week

The South African Weather Service has confirmed predictions that snow may fall in parts of the country thanks to a cold front landing later this week.

Snow Report SA issued a report showing that a weather system is bringing snow to parts the country as soon as Thursday.

South African Weather Service senior forecaster Bransby Bulo says that a cold front is appearing in the western parts of the country.

The system will hit south eastern parts on Thursday and move to the Eastern Cape (EC) before drifting out of the country by the weekend, Bulo explains.

It looks like it will bring some snowfall in the northern-eastern parts of Eastern Cape (Southern Drakensberg).

Bransby Bulo, senior forecaster at the SA Weather Service

Bulo predicts that snow will surface in the EC overnight on Friday, into the early hours of Saturday.

The forecast is still likely to change and @SAWeatherServic will bring you the updates.


This article first appeared on CapeTalk : Brace yourselves, snowfall may hit SA this week


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