Snow falls in SA

Johannesburg - Snow fell in many parts of the country on Friday, the South African Weather Service said.

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"Snow started to fall yesterday [Thursday] evening in parts of the Western Cape, Eastern Cape, southern Lesotho, as well as in the Drakensberg mountains in KwaZulu-Natal," forecaster Bransby Bulo said.

Snowfall could also be expected in the southern part of the Free State, Lesotho, and the western high ground of KwaZulu-Natal on Friday.

Snowfalls were expected to stop by Saturday, except in KwaZulu-Natal and the Eastern Cape, where there was a small chance of snowfall on Saturday morning, said Bulo.

Temperatures throughout the country were expected to increase by Saturday.

"Gauteng will see a two-degree increase by Saturday," he said.

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Heather Marshall 2014/08/29 01:17:15 PM
Does anyone know if the Penhoek pass is still closed? Safe to travel?
kalabafazi 2014/08/29 01:17:26 PM
Can someone please send some rain to Durban.
Neliswa Mlondolozi 2014/08/29 01:42:19 PM
This is frozen's work I know it sound crazy but every child who watch that movie become a snow. What mind wants mind gets. Its just sad not all of them will be able to see the snow. Be like a child you will see beauty.
Dakalo Takalani 2014/08/29 01:56:36 PM
Guys check the pics of heavu snowfall they so beautiful
Carling Blacklabel 2014/08/29 02:25:21 PM
whats white and spreads over the land? the coming of the lord
Zuleikha Sihlongonyane 2014/08/29 02:38:38 PM
Freezing in joburg south