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COLD FRONT BRINGING SNOW SET TO LASH LESOTHO ON WEDNESDAY

By Staff Writers

Cold front is set to hit Lesotho, bringing plummeting temperatures and possibly snow on Wednesday.

Alert

An alert has been issued for Lesotho, as a large, that intense cold front is expected on Wednesday, with possible light snowfall over the high lying areas.

“Very cold weather conditions are expected on Wednesday 24th July 2019 countrywide. Day time temperatures are anticipated to be below 10 °C in the lowlands becoming extremely cold in the highlands where temperatures will barely reach 5 °C,” Director of Meteorological Services Mrs ‘Mathabo Mahahabisa said in a statement on Tuesday.

She added that: “There is also a slim chance (20 percent) of light snowfall over the high lying areas. These conditions are expected to improve from Thursday 25th. The nation is therefore encouraged to take precautions. Please stay tuned to local media for frequent updates from Lesotho Meteorological Service.” NW

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