Heatwave heading to Cape Town

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Hot and Sunny weather

Hot and Sunny weather

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Hot and Sunny weather

Hot and Sunny weather

CAPE TOWN - The SA Weather Service is expecting a heatwave to grip parts of the Western Cape over the next few days.

This comes amidst a water crisis in the province.

Temperatures are predicted to reach 39 degrees Celcius in Cape Town.

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It threatens to speed up the arrival of day zero in the city.

The city&39;s taps could run dry around 20 May 2018.

Dam levels in the province currently stand at 35 percent.

Heatwave conditions are also expected across parts of the Northern Cape.