Cape Town's Experiencing Severe Storms Right Now
Cape Town has been hit by a notorious storm, which started on Wednesday morning
SOUTH AFRICA–Cape Town has been hit by a notorious storm, which started on Wednesday morning. At the moment, five people have been confirmed dead, while four have been injured .
The Mother City has been experiencing a severe drought–with dam levels at 17.6 percent, prior to the storm. Below are some clips and images taken by Capetonians of the damage, from uprooted trees that have blocked roads, to the roof of Cavendish Mall falling, and more. You can follow the hashtag #CapeStorm for more.
— Alan Winde (@alanwinde) 7 June 2017
— Annika Larsen (@AnnikaLarsen1) 7 June 2017
A fallen tree at Parkway Close in Rondebosch East.
— CapeTalk on 567 AM (@CapeTalk) 7 June 2017
— RyGuySA (@RyGuySA) 7 June 2017
Cape of Storms. #capestorm
— MHH (@MHoussayH) 7 June 2017
— NINO (@Realloodbeatz) 7 June 2017
— IG:dalinoliver (@DalinOliver) 7 June 2017
— Ashley Barnes (@jesuschill) 7 June 2017
— walter mashupa (@MashupaWalter) 7 June 2017
— Brandon Booysen (@Boyas112) 7 June 2017
— Jan Cronje (@JanTamb) 7 June 2017
— Times LIVE (@TimesLIVE) 7 June 2017