Severe Thunderstorms forecast over Abaqulusi, Big Five Hlabisa - Hlabisa, Big Five Hlabisa - Hluhluwe, eDumbe, eMadlangeni, Endumeni, Jozini, Mandeni, Mthonjaneni, Mtubatuba, Nkandla, Nongoma, Nquthu, Ulundi, uMfolozi, uMhlathuze RB & Ntambanana, Umhlabuyalingana, uMlalazi,
Time: 04/01/21 15h00 04/01/21 20h00
Discussion: Scattered showers and thundershowers are observed and expected to become severe this afternoon.
Impact: Possible strong damaging winds and hail leading to localised damage to infrastructure, settlements (informal), property, vehicles, livelihood and livestock. Localised flooding of susceptible roads, low lying areas and bridges.
Instruction: If outdoors seek shelter immediately but DO NOT seek shelter under a tree, under telephone lines and/or power lines. Avoid outdoor activities as hail, strong winds and lightning may result in injuries. Avoid low lying roads and bridges as they are susceptible to flooding. If possible stay indoors well clear of windows, shelter pets, cover vehicles and disconnect electrical appliances.