Flooding in Green Farm in Port St Johns, Eastern Cape, has resulted in hundreds being evacuated, SABC reported on Monday.
This as heavy rains pour in the area.
On Monday, the South African Weather Service said more heavy rains were expected to persist over the Eastern Cape, Central Karoo and south coast (Eden District) in the Western Cape, southern KwaZulu-Natal as well as the western parts of the North-West and the Free State until Thursday.
It said the conditions were due to the cut-off low pressure system which was moving slowly eastwards.
The heavy rainfall leading to localised flooding is expected along the coast and adjacent interior between East London and Durban, the