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Extreme heat and high discomfort levels again expected in the Eastern Cape

Nov 2, 2017
Extreme heat and high discomfort levels again expected in the Eastern Cape

The South African Weather Services on Thursday morning said that extreme heat and high discomfort levels are again expected in many parts of the Eastern Cape throughout the day, especially along the coast. 

According to the weather office, extreme heat is expected in places in the Sunday's River Valley, Dr Beyers Naude, Raymond Mhlaba local municipalities. 

High discomfort values can be expected in places south of the escarpment.

Residents working out in the open are encouraged to take precaution.

On Wednesday, the weather office said that most areas in the Eastern Cape had recorded a discomfort index of 100 and above by 11am.