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Temperatures to reach mid-30s in weekend heatwave

18 October 2019 2:24 PM
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Gauteng
Heatwave
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Simon Gear
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The heatwave in Gauteng is expected to persist all weekend with temperatures between 33°C to 36°C in Gauteng.

Gauteng residents are in the grips of extremely hot weather which shows no sign of letting up this weekend.

Climatologist Simon Gear says weather forecasts indicate that temperatures will continue to reach above 30 degrees celsius on Saturday and Sunday.

We're forecasting that temperatures will get up to the mid-30s for Joburg and Pretoria, today, tomorrow and Sunday.

Simon Gear, climatologist

It really is properly, properly hot this weekend!

Simon Gear, climatologist

Not a cloud in sight, I'm afraid.

Simon Gear, climatologist

Residents in Johannesburg and Pretoria have been urged to stay cool and hydrated at all times.

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18 October 2019 2:24 PM
Tags:
Gauteng
Heatwave
Hot weather
Simon Gear
Heat
temperatures

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