# The South African Weather Service has issued a warning for severe thunderstorms in the Eastern Cape today. A yellow level-two alert is in effect, indicating potential heavy downpours, damaging winds, and small hail in the north-western interior this week. This caution follows severe floods that affected areas of the OR Tambo District, including Coffee Bay. Additionally, extremely high fire danger is anticipated in parts of the Northern Cape and Cederberg in the Western Cape.
Eastern Cape faces yellow level-two warning for severe thunderstorms