Motorists have been asked to steer clear of the roads on the N3 route as well as areas experiencing bad weather due to snow as the roads are wet, and icy the traffic is increasingly log-jammed.
JOHANNESBURG - Motorists have been advised to avoid using the N3 route if possible as well as areas that are currently experiencing snow.
Emergency services have asked that motorists stay off the road as sleet, mist, light rain and snow are causing poor visibility and dangerous conditions for driving.
WARNING: Avoid the road between Dargle and Impendle, there has been an accident and the traffic is now log-jammed. pic.twitter.com/m1P4xFX1AJ— Snow Report SA (@SnowReportSA) July 24, 2016
Snow watching groups like Snow Report SA have urged their community members to stay off the roads and safe until worsening weather conditions are cleared.
Photographs and videos of the fallen snow have already flooded social media.
Snowy day up here , busy lunch and lots of African Gluhwein ready for all. pic.twitter.com/Zeee1kSUxX— Sani Mountain Lodge (@Briansanipass) July 24, 2016
Snow at Highmoor camp, Kamberg pic.twitter.com/XQUBCSqbJ6— Snow Report SA (@SnowReportSA) July 24, 2016