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Extreme heat, damaging winds, veld fire conditions and high discomfort levels expected

Mar 17, 2017
Extreme heat, damaging winds, veld fire conditions and high discomfort levels expected

The South African Weather Services on Friday morning said that high discomfort levels, extreme heat, veld fire conditions and damaging winds are expected in parts of the Eastern Cape. 

According to the weather office, a damaging South Westerly wind of 70km/h is expected in the Algoa Bay area while veld fire conditions are expected over the Sarah Baartman and Chris Hani Districts of the Eastern Cape.

Extreme heat is expected over the south western interior while high discomfort values are expected along the coast and adjacent interior between Kei Mouth and Port Edward and over the southern and western parts west of Bisho.