Monday 29 June 2015 16:10
Eskom announced mid-afternoon on Monday that it will implement stage 1 load shedding from 16:00 until 22:00.
Saturday 27 June 2015 13:25
The South African Weather Service says more thunder showers accompanied by a cold front in most parts of the country are expected over the weekend and the coming week.
Thursday 25 June 2015 06:15
Below average dam levels in the Western Cape could see a boost from heavy rains that have been falling since Tuesday. Another cold front is expected to bring even more rain.
Tuesday 16 June 2015 10:00
Western Cape Traffic Authorities have urged motorists on the province's roads to be cautious on the roads while a cold front is moving through the province.
Friday 5 June 2015 14:24
KwaZulu-Natal traffic authorities were on high alert on Friday, expecting weather conditions in the province - where snow has already caused an accident - to worsen.
Wednesday 3 June 2015 11:00
The South African Weather Service is warning people to brace themselves for even colder weather as temperatures drop further this winter.
Wednesday 3 June 2015 06:21
Stormy weather continues to affect Cape Town and the weather office has warned of flash floods. The series of cold fronts have caused power outages.
Tuesday 2 June 2015 15:05
George and surrounding towns in the Southern Cape has been hit by power outages due to stormy weather.
Monday 20 April 2015 14:54
South Africans should take out those brollies, boots and coats when winter comes, because it will bring with it freezing weather.
Monday 23 March 2015 12:30
South Africans can gear themselves up for a wet week. The South African Weather Service says the central part of the country will be mainly affected.
Tuesday 17 March 2015 09:01
Abundant rainfall last week in most of Ivory Coast's main cocoa growing regions is a positive sign for the April-to-September mid-crop.
Friday 20 February 2015 15:43
This week Grain South Africa warned that persistent hot and dry weather conditions are threatening food security, not only in South Africa but the Southern African region as a whole.
Thursday 19 February 2015 18:32
Bone-chilling cold in the U.S. Midwest shattered records in Chicago on Thursday, closing schools and starting its trudge eastward to an already frozen Boston and New York.
Monday 16 February 2015 20:31
Residents of the West Coast, in the Western Cape, and parts of the Northern Cape should brace themselves for extremely hot weather, the SA Weather Service said on Monday.
Thursday 5 February 2015 18:56
Taipei's mayor hailed the pilot of a crashed TransAsia Airways plane a hero on Thursday for narrowly avoiding buildings and ditching the stalled aircraft in a river, likely averting a worse disaster.
Wednesday 4 February 2015 08:39
A Taiwanese flight with 58 people aboard clipped a bridge shortly after take-off and landed in a shallow river in the island's capital of Taipei, killing at least 8 people on Wednesday.
Thursday 8 January 2015 06:16
A man has been killed by lightning at Henley on Klip near Vereeniging.
Tuesday 6 January 2015 08:53
Search teams including divers took advantage of a let-up in bad weather on Tuesday to try to reach the wreckage of an Air Asia jet .
Wednesday 4 June 2014 18:20
Winter is here with a cold front moving through the Western Cape and is expected to affect Gauteng, Mpumalanga and Limpopo from Friday through to Sunday.
Wednesday 23 April 2014 19:09
Winter isn’t coming, it is already here with snowfalls on Wednesday in Lesotho and the Eastern Cape.