Intense cold front expected to hit SA this week

File: Temperatures are expected to plummet in Gauteng, with Johannesburg expected to drop to -1 degree.

File: Temperatures are expected to plummet in Gauteng, with Johannesburg expected to drop to -1 degree.

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JOHANNESBURG - Winter is not coming, it seems like it's already here.

An intense cold front is expected to hit parts of the country from Monday.

Temperatures are expected to plummet in Gauteng, with Johannesburg expected to drop to -1 degree.

READ: Snow falls in Lesotho, Eastern Cape

This is due to snowfall in Lesotho and the Free State.

The Western Cape's also said to experience biting weather conditions with snowfall expected on the mountains.

Heavy downpours are anticipated in Cape Town along with gale-force winds.

The cold front will likely spread to the Eastern Cape, KwaZulu-Natal and Mpumalanga.

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