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Veld fire conditions and extreme heat expected in parts of Eastern Cape

Nov 3, 2017
Veld fire conditions and extreme heat expected in parts of Eastern Cape

The South African Weather Service on Friday morning said that extreme heat, veld fire conditions and high discomfort levels are expected in parts of the Eastern Cape - especially along the coast.

"Veld fire conditions are expected in Dr Beyers Naude, Inxuba YeThemba, Enoch Mgijima local municipalities," the weather office said. 

"Extreme heat is expected in places in the Sunday's River Valley, Dr Beyers Naude, Raymond Mhlaba local municipalities."

Meanwhile high discomfort values are expected in places south of the escarpment.