MET Service forecasts bad weather Sunday & Monday


    The MET Service is forecasting bad weather on Sunday into Monday.

    It has issued a yellow level adverse weather alert that will be active from 6am on Sunday, to 8pm on Monday.

    It says there is a medium (40-60%) chance of heavy to intense showers and/or thunderstorms developing from Sunday morning, with significant rainfall to continue into Monday.

    Heavy/intense downpours will lead to street/flash flooding, while gusty winds in excess of 65 km/hr can be expected.

    It warns that the risk of landslides/landslips is very high in areas so prone, and persons are urged to make preparations to safeguard life and property.