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Severe thunderstorms hit South Africa as heavy rains hit parts of Gauteng

Severe thunderstorms

The South African Weather Service warns of severe thunderstorms as heavy rains hit parts of Gauteng and other provinces.

Thunderstorms battered parts of Gauteng, Limpopo, the North West and Mpumalanga on Monday afternoon.

Thunderstorms

The weather service warns of localised flooding, large amounts of hail and reduced visibility.

Officials say heavy rains will continue late into the evening in Johannesburg.

Emergency services are advising people to take care on the roads and those living close to river banks to be safe.

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Source: eNCA