Continuous rains have resulted in floods in some parts of the country. Some areas around Pretoria have been affected and roads have been closed. Motorists have been warned to avoid flooded roads as heavy rains continue to fall. Almost all low level bridges are closed.
Metro police officers have been deployed to all major intersections and where traffic lights have been affected so that they can manage the traffic.
Emergency services are highly on alert . the South African Weather Services had warned of flooding in Gauteng, Eastern cape, Western cape and KZN a week ago.
More rain is expected on Friday the 23rd of March 2018 over Gauteng, Northwest, Limpopo and Mpumalanga.