Patchy low cloud forming over the southern half of SA in a cool southerly flow is causing a few showers near the coast, but little inland. Skies are clearer in the north near a ridge of high pressure, helping a cool day to turn into a cold day.
In December 2014 we upgraded our lightning network to the latest in sensor technology as used by the world's leading meteorological agencies. This has resulted in changes and improvements to the lightning data you will now see. The main changes are:
23:48 EST The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) has begun a cash-for-work scheme to provide immediate assistance for people worst-affected by Cyclone Pam in Vanuatu.