Road closures due to snow

There are several road closures in the Western and Eastern Cape and sleet has been reported on the N3 between Mooi River and Nottingham Road. Travelers to the Drakensburg in the Eastern Cape should check the accessibility of road on their planned route before travelling.

Make sure that you have sufficient fuel in your car and a blanket or two in case of getting stuck at the roadside.

A list of the routes affected:

Western Cape:
* George - N9 - The road has been re-opened between George and Willowmore via Uniondale after an earlier closure due to snow. Severity: Level 5, Last updated: 9:30:41 AM
* George - Outeniqua Pass - Road has been re-opened between George and Oudtshoorn after an earlier closure due to snow fall - the carriageway remains slippery and motorists are urged to proceed with care Severity: Level 5, Last updated: 09:23:54 AM
* Oudtshoorn - Swartberg Pass - ROAD CLOSED due to snow fall and slippery conditions at Swartberg Pass between Oudtshoorn and Prince Albert. Severity: Level 5, Last updated: 05:58:36 AM
* Knysna - Prince Alfred Pass - ROAD CLOSED due snow fall and slippery conditions through Prince Alfreds Pass between Knysna and Avontuur. Severity: Level 5, Last updated: 05:58:23 AM

Snow on the Outeniqua
Snow on the Outeniqua
Snow on the Outeniqua
South Africa
33° 53' 29.4252" S, 22° 24' 4.0428" E
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