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Veld fire conditions forecast across Eastern Cape interior

Sep 11, 2017
Veld fire conditions forecast across Eastern Cape interior

The South African Weather Service on Monday morning issued several warnings for veld fire conditions over much of the inland regions of the Eastern Cape.

Areas likely to be affected include the Sarah Baartman, Chris Hani, Joe Gqabi, Amathole and Alfred Nzo Districts.

Residents and especially farmers are urged to take precaution and to immediately notify their local fire departments in the event of a fire outbreak.