Blistering week ahead for Gauteng

JOHANNESBURG - Gauteng residents are being warned that this week is going to be very hot. 

SURVIVAL GUIDE: How to survive a heatwave 

The South African Weather Service says temperatures are expected to soar close to 40 degrees Celsius.

Candice McKechnie has a look at the weather forecast today and a few warnings for the week

The heatwave is due to the persisting dry conditions across the province.

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People have been warned to keep hydrated and stay in cooler places.

eNCA meteorologist Candice McKechnie shared these tips a couple of weeks back when the first heatwave hit Gauteng.

Sweltering temperatures around the country. Candice McKechnie from eNCA Weather has some handy tips on how to be safe in the heatwave.