Durban – Most parts of KwaZulu-Natal – are today experiencing wet and rainy weather conditions.
The SA Weather Service is warning of severe thunderstorms, especially in the Zululand and north coast regions.
Northern parts of eThekwini can also expect heavy rainfall.
Forecaster, Wisani Maluleke says areas that will be mostly affected by heavy showers include Ulundi, Nongoma, Pongola, Abaqulusi, Umfolozi, King Cetshwayo District, Richards Bay, Umkhanyakude, Hlabisa, Mtubatuba, Jozini and Umhlabuyalingana.
“We are expecting thunderstorm activities – some of those thunderstorms will be severe. The possibility of hail, heavy rain, as well as strong and damaging winds,” he said.
Warning:22/03/2019 05h00 TO:22/03/2019 16h00 Heavy rain- Heavy rainfall which might lead to localized flooding is observed and expected along the KZN north coast between uMhlathuze LM (Richards Bay) and the northern parts of eThekwini Municipality today.
— SA Weather Service (@SAWeatherServic) March 22, 2019
Find the maximum temperatures for Thursday below:
Durban and Ladysmith – 25
Margate – 24
Pietermaritzburg, Mooi River and Kokstad – 20
Underberg, Giants Castle and Ixopo – 24
Newcastle and Ulundi – 23
Richards Bay – 26