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Re: Weather in Kruger

Unread post by ndloti » Thu Oct 27, 2011 1:40 pm

22.6 mm was measured at Skukuza in 24 hrs period ending 8 a.m today .
12.8 at Kruger int Airport
02.8 at Nelspruit
(as per SA Weather services)
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Re: Weather in Kruger

Unread post by ndloti » Fri Oct 28, 2011 12:46 pm

Rainfall in 24 hr period ending 8 a.m. today, as per SA Weather :
Skukuza 09 mm , Phalaborwa 42 mm (Nelspruit 10 mm , Kruger Int Airport 14.4 mm , Hoedspruit 5mm )
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Re: Weather in Kruger

Unread post by ndloti » Tue Nov 01, 2011 10:49 am

Rainfall in 24 hr period ending 8 a.m. today, as per SA Weather :
Skukuza 06 mm , Phalaborwa 05 mm , Shangoni 08 mm , Punda Maria 09 mm

(Nelspruit 09 mm , Kruger Int Airport 02 mm , Hoedspruit 10 mm )
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Re: Weather in Kruger

Unread post by ndloti » Wed Nov 02, 2011 1:51 pm

Rainfall in 24 hr period ending 8 a.m. today, as per SA Weather :
Skukuza 08 mm , Phalaborwa 09 mm , Punda Maria 08 mm

(Nelspruit 09 mm , Kruger Int Airport 04 mm , Hoedspruit 02 mm , Venetia mine - near Mapungubwe - 10 mm )
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Re: Weather in Kruger

Unread post by ndloti » Tue Nov 08, 2011 5:10 pm

Yesterdays max at Skukuza - 35.7 deg C .
Cooler up north - 25 & 28 respectively for Phalaborwa & Punda .
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Re: Weather in Kruger

Unread post by ndloti » Thu Nov 10, 2011 11:41 am

KNP is sacred. I am opposed to the modernisation of Kruger and from the depths of my soul long for the Kruger of yesteryear! 1000+km on foot in KNP incl 56 wild trails.200+ nights in the wildernessndloti-indigenous name for serval.

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Re: Weather in Kruger

Unread post by ndloti » Thu Nov 17, 2011 11:31 am

Rainfall has been very patchy - in general it is very dry in the central & northern KNP , as well as most of the interior of South Africa .

This is last months rainfall map .

http://www.cpc.ncep.noaa.gov/products/a ... cpcp11.gif

The outlook for rain is improving according to the guestbook on the this website :

http://www.weatherphotos.co.za/
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Re: Weather in Kruger

Unread post by ndloti » Tue Nov 22, 2011 12:01 pm

SA Weather figures for 24 hours ending today at 8am

MPUMALANGA
ACORNHOEK POLICE ARS 21
GRASKOP AWS 09
KRUGER MPUMALANGA INT. AIR. 01
MBUZINI MONUMENT ARS 22
SKUKUZA 16
VAALHOEK 04
LIMPOPO PROVINCE
HOEDSPRUIT 01
KRUGERWILDTUIN SHANGONI ARS 28
LEVUBU 93
PHALABORWA AIRPORT AWS 25
POLOKWANE WO 21
PUNDA MARIA 37
ROODEWAL BOS ARS 34
THOHOYANDOU WO 110
VENETIA MINE 42
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Re: Weather in Kruger

Unread post by ndloti » Mon Dec 05, 2011 2:54 pm

Novembers rainfall for north eastern SA as per SA Weather :

Monthly Rainfall totals in whole mm
Preliminary monthly
rainfall data for 2011/11
Rainfall

1st figure - rainfall measured in mm
2nd figure - the monthly average (where available)
3rd figure - % of monthly average (where available)

MPUMALANGA
BELFAST 87
BETHAL 28
ERMELO WO 37
GRASKOP AWS 63
KRUGER MPUMALANGA INT. AIR. 101
MACHADODORP AWS 12
NELSPRUIT 55
SKUKUZA 36 77 47%
VAALHOEK 46
WITBANK 31
LIMPOPO PROVINCE
ALLDAYS HALY ARS 25
GRAVELOTTE ARS 01
HAENERTSBURG ARS 78
HANS MERENSKY N.S 68 78 86%
HOEDSPRUIT 20
LEPHALALE 52
LEVUBU 137 121 113%
LOUIS TRICHARDT 75 86 87%
MARA 48 75 64%
MARKEN 12
MOKOPANE 09
PHALABORWA AIRPORT AWS 37
POLOKWANE WO 52 91 57%
PONTDRIFT 35 56 62%
PUNDA MARIA 78
SOEKMEKAAR - POL 95 83 114%
STEENBOKFONTEIN ARS 27
THOHOYANDOU WO 149
TOM BURKE S.A.P.S. ARS 47
VENETIA MINE 74
VILLA NORA-POL 23 61 38%
WARMBAD TOWOOMBA 37 100 37%
WATERPOORT 76 59 129%
WOODBUSH 113 182 62%
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Re: Weather in Kruger

Unread post by ndloti » Thu Dec 08, 2011 9:20 am

KNP is sacred. I am opposed to the modernisation of Kruger and from the depths of my soul long for the Kruger of yesteryear! 1000+km on foot in KNP incl 56 wild trails.200+ nights in the wildernessndloti-indigenous name for serval.

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Re: Weather in Kruger

Unread post by ndloti » Wed Jan 04, 2012 3:37 pm

It seems to be very dry in the central regions :

http://www.cpc.ncep.noaa.gov/products/a ... cpcp11.gif

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Re: Weather in Kruger

Unread post by ndloti » Fri Jan 13, 2012 4:39 pm

It seems the dry weather continues :

http://www.cpc.ncep.noaa.gov/products/a ... cpcp11.gif

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Re: Weather in Kruger

Unread post by ndloti » Mon Jan 16, 2012 4:23 pm

Good chance of rain in eastern SA if the cyclone develops :

http://www.weatherphotos.co.za/photos/h ... hannel.jpg

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Re: Weather in Kruger

Unread post by ndloti » Tue Jan 17, 2012 8:15 am

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Looks good and wet at Satara early today .
Kruger Int airport measured 70mm , an unofficial report of 102 mm at White River .
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Re: Weather in Kruger

Unread post by Elsa » Tue Jan 17, 2012 2:26 pm

Certainly a very drenched and waterlogged looking Satara waterhole currently.
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