When it Rains, It Pours - Storm Hits Drought-Stricken Cape Town

A huge storm has hit Cape Town, bringing heavy rain and high winds.

Cape Town's Tempest

PHOTO ESSAYS: Cape Town's Tempest

The City of Cape Town reports several deaths caused by the storm that struck the city. Ashraf Hendricks photographed the Sea Point and Camps Bay beachfronts, and Mandla Mnyakama photographed ...

High tides batter the shore of Sea Point Promenade during the #CapeStorm.

Sea Point Promenade flooding: Motorists were advised by the City of Cape Town to move their vehicles to higher ground.


  • Huge Storm Hits the Cape

    Publication Date:
    7 June 2017

    A major storm has begun lashing the Cape Peninsula and there have been reports of roofs being blown off houses and trees being uprooted by gale-force ... see more »

The storm approaches Cape Town.



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