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Re: Kgalagadi weather

Unread postby Elize de Klerk » Sun Dec 08, 2013 12:19 pm

I see Nossob received a lots of rain last night!

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Re: Kgalagadi weather

Unread postby HermanPienaar » Sun Dec 08, 2013 4:45 pm

Any idea how much it rained in KTP?
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Re: Kgalagadi weather

Unread postby Elize de Klerk » Sun Dec 08, 2013 7:02 pm

No but on the webcam for Nossob there is a lot of water. Some guys of the 4x4 community is there at the moment and they wil report in a weeks time. Hope the grass is growing as we will be in Kgalagadi from the 20 Dec until 5Jan.

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Re: Kgalagadi weather

Unread postby Son godin » Mon Dec 16, 2013 4:59 pm

Hi Herman,

It rained both in the south and north resulting in road closure between Rooiputs and Kij-Kij. The road was still closed yesterday, but maybe opened by now.

Up north large pools formed in the road and north of Lijersdraai we had to drive through a pool that was so deep that the water was nearly above the 4x4's bonnet. Not sure how the sedan cars manage. By Friday roads were manageable around Nossob and smooth by the tractors. This soft road will only last 3 days and back to the normal bumpy ride by today.

We saw lions walking knee deep across the Nossob river at Maries on 8 Dec. Great to be there while it rained, but unfortunately back home now.

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Re: Kgalagadi weather

Unread postby Jonkers » Fri Jan 03, 2014 5:14 pm

Hi KTP-ers
Any news about rains lately????
Is it turning green?

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Re: Kgalagadi weather

Unread postby Bushbuddies » Sun Jan 05, 2014 10:48 am

We were in KTP 27/12/2013 - 1/1/2014, and it was beautifully GREEN! :D Did not have any rain to really mention while we were there, we did hear that it rained quite a bit on the 26th of Dec (day before we arrived). But KTP is most definitely green at the moment. Beautiful! Will hopefully get all the pics in order soon for a TR... :thumbs_up:
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Re: Kgalagadi weather

Unread postby Elize de Klerk » Thu Jan 16, 2014 8:37 am

Kgalagadi is Green!!!

Lots of rain at Unions End to Polentswa! River all over ....

In Nossob lots of rain.

The road from Twee Rivieren after Rooiputs is closed , you must use the road in Botswana side to Melkvlei.

Some places the water is deep.

Good for Kgalagadi. The flowers is all over!

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Re: Kgalagadi weather

Unread postby lion queen » Thu Jan 16, 2014 8:54 am

Great news!!! Thanks :thumbs_up:
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Re: Kgalagadi weather

Unread postby Jonkers » Thu Jan 16, 2014 10:05 am

nice! only 184 days to go

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Re: Kgalagadi weather

Unread postby icurrie » Sun Jan 26, 2014 6:32 pm

Hiya!

Any more updates on the rain??? We are due to arrive in KTP on 15th Feb and were wondering what it was like now .... I know we only have 20 days to go :dance: :dance: :dance: and a lot can happen in that time but any update will be very gratefully received :D ..... and if I can make anyone :mrgreen: well, that's just how it goes :lol:

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Re: Kgalagadi weather

Unread postby Fotomaljohan » Fri Jan 31, 2014 11:28 am

can someone please tell us about the latest rain in KTP and some photos please! I see Nossob is wet! :hmz: :hmz: :hmz:
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Re: Kgalagadi weather

Unread postby lion queen » Mon Feb 03, 2014 7:54 pm

A client of mine phoned this morning. Askam had 70 mm of rain on Saturday evening! Really good news!!
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Re: Kgalagadi weather

Unread postby lion queen » Wed Feb 12, 2014 3:34 pm

Huge thunder storm brewing here in town!! Hopefully all the way to KTP!! :pray: :pray:
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Re: Kgalagadi weather

Unread postby Carol g » Wed Feb 12, 2014 3:36 pm

lion queen wrote:Huge thunder storm brewing here in town!! Hopefully all the way to KTP!! :pray: :pray:


Try to send the balance of what's left to Bloemfontein please LQ :pray: :pray:
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Re: Kgalagadi weather

Unread postby lion queen » Wed Feb 12, 2014 3:41 pm

Will do!!! :thumbs_up:
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