Severe storms possible in Gauteng and surrounds

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The city of Tshwane and Johannesburg Water have said the storm that hit Gauteng last night, has caused power failures that have affected services.

The city of Tshwane and Johannesburg Water have said the storm that hit Gauteng last night, has caused power failures that have affected services.

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The city of Tshwane and Johannesburg Water have said the storm that hit Gauteng last night, has caused power failures that have affected services.

The city of Tshwane and Johannesburg Water have said the storm that hit Gauteng last night, has caused power failures that have affected services.

JOHANNESBURG – The South African Weather Service has issued a watch for severe storms in Gauteng and surrounding provinces on Friday.

Affected areas include the northern half of KwaZulu-Natal, western and southern parts of Limpopo, eastern and central parts of the North West, Gauteng, north eastern parts of the Free State and the Mpumalanga Highveld as well as Escarpment.

According to eNCA meteorologist Candice McKechnie, large hail and damaging winds are possible in the areas mentioned above.