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Mammoth cold front: Road closures, electricity disruptions reported in Cape Town

The road was closed due to high winds - gusts of over 107 km recorded this morning.
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Mammoth cold front: Road closures, electricity disruptions reported in Cape Town

As the mammoth cold front which has been developing in the South Atlantic moves in, some parts of the Western Cape have started experiencing high winds and rainfall resulting in disruptions.

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So far incidents of road closures have been reported in Cape Town due to the adverse weather conditions including the closure of Chapman’s Peak Drive.

The road was closed due to high winds – gusts of over 107 km recorded this morning.

The N1 Huguenot Tunnel was also closed for trucks and heavy vehicles due to high winds affecting Eskom power supply.

Seriously strong winds have also been reported in Opsoek between Ladismith and Calitzdorp.

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