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Severe Weather Warnings

Severe Weather Warning Service information issued for the Western Cape by SAWS.

Dates Hazard Alert Level Region
22/04/16 12h00
22/04/16 23h00
Heavy rain Warning Expected mainly over the mountainous areas of the Cape Metropole, Overberg District, Cape Winelands and southern parts of West Coast District from tomorrow (Friday) afternoon moderating overnight.
21/04/16 10h00
22/04/16 21h00
Veld Fire Conditions Warning Expected in places over the Central Karoo today (Thursday), including places in the Eden District tomorrow (Friday)
22/04/16 04h00
22/04/16 21h00
Damaging Winds Warning Gale force westerly to north-westerly wind (65-75km/h) is expected in places over the Cape Metropole as well as along the coastal areas between Cape Columbine and Cape Agulhas tomorrow (Friday), reaching strong gale force (80-90km/h) between Table Bay and Cape Agulhas at times, moderating from evening whilst spreading to the south coast WATCH: Strong to gale force north-westerly winds of 60-75km/h are expected in places over the interior of the Western Cape from tomorrow (Friday) afternoon at times moderating from evening.
22/04/16 08h00
22/04/16 22h00
High Seas Warning High seas with wave heights in excess of 6m is expected between Cape Columbine and Cape Agulhas from tomorrow (Friday) morning spreading along the south coast and subsiding from the west on Saturday morning.
22/04/16 21h00
23/04/16 00h00
Storm surges Watch Expected between Table Bay and Cape Agulhas tomorrow (Friday) overnight into Saturday morning.

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