Cold weather to continue as snow falls on Drakensberg

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Snow at the Black Mountain Pass in Lesotho on May 12, 2018. Freezing weather is sweeping South Africa.

Snow at the Black Mountain Pass in Lesotho on May 12, 2018. Freezing weather is sweeping South Africa.

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Snow at the Black Mountain Pass in Lesotho on May 12, 2018. Freezing weather is sweeping South Africa.

Snow at the Black Mountain Pass in Lesotho on May 12, 2018. Freezing weather is sweeping South Africa.

JOHANNESBURG - The cold weather in the eastern parts of the country is expected to continue on Tuesday.

Snow has fallen on the Drakensberg mountains and in neighbouring Lesotho.

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According to Rob Ansell from Snow Report SA, snow was expected to continue falling until Tuesday morning.

On Tuesday afternoon temperatures are expected to remain below 15ºC in Johannesburg and elsewhere on the Highveld.