Capetonians are in for an extremely cold and rainy weekend because of the cut-off low pressure system.
“We are expecting a large amount of rain over our interior in the Western Cape and eastern parts of the Western Cape, Eastern Cape and Northern Cape,” Cape Town Weather Office forecaster Kate Turner said.
Matroosberg Reserve gets first snowfall for 2022
Meanwhile Matroosberg Reserve in the Western Cape has shared a photo of the first snow dusting 2022.
“The very first dusting of snow on Matroosberg. The season is really late this year, but hopefully this is the promise of great snow to follow Keep warm and be Blessed.”
The snow on the mountain is just a light dusting, however more can be expected.
Previous forecasts by SAWS said snowfalls as deep as 2 to 5 cm can be expected over the eastern high-lying areas of the Western Cape.