Severe Weather

Cape Storm gives up its secrets

Boffins study historic weather event and its social impact

11 October 2020 - 00:00 By tanya farber

It was the mother of all storms, with torrential rain, wind, runaway fires and huge waves claiming lives and battering the Western Cape.

Now a group of scientists has collated and analysed the societal impacts from June 7 2017, dubbed Cape Storm...

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