85 mm of rain were recorded in Bridgewater, Somerset West over the last 24 hours, and the rain hasn’t stopped yet. Numerous streets are flooded in the Cape Town area, and a number of rivers in the city burst their banks.
Heavy rain continued in the Western Cape throughout the day, and will continue all night. Many informal settlements were flooded. Rain is forecasted for the next few days, so disaster management has a busy time ahead.