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Veld fire conditions and damaging winds expected in parts of Eastern Cape

AUGUST 11, 2017
Veld fire conditions and damaging winds expected in parts of Eastern Cape

The South African Weather Services on Friday morning said that veld fire conditions and damaging winds are expected in parts of the Eastern Cape interior as the day progresses. 

According to the weather office, strong north westerly winds over the interior of the Eastern Cape - affecting mostly areas in the Baviaans, Makana, Blue Crane Route, Dr Beyers Naude, King Sabata Dalindyebo, Sengu, and Gariep local municipalities.

Veld fire conditions are also expected in areas of the Chris Hani District and the northern parts of Sarah Baartman District.