The South African Meteorological Service on Tuesday warned residents of Gauteng of a strong storm with possible heavy rains, high winds and hail throughout the province, starting at 12 o'clock in the evening.
This comes after extreme weekend heat conditions continued on Monday, with average temperatures of 31 degrees Celsius on Tuesday.
The weather service said other provinces expecting heavy rains, hail and high winds on Tuesday were the Free State and the Northwest.
Drivers were urged to be cautious on the road and people staying home.
– African News Agency
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