Heavy rainfall and flooding has been reported across much of South Africa this week.
A large tropical trough is letting moisture-laden air flow across SA’s interior from the north. Roads have become obstructed as they disappear under fast-flowing water.
Cars have fallen prey to the floods.
Buildings have submerged.
Women and children left wounded.
A life has even been lost.
Flood warnings remain in place as widespread showers are expected across much of the country.
Gauteng Weather has issued the following reminder;
- 20cm of water can sweep a car off the road;
- half a metre can float a car;
- and you should never drive around barricades.
Watch the Video below as the flood causes chaos :