Weather warning: Severe heat conditions and fire ban

SEVERE heat conditions are expected in the Oudtshoorn Municipal area this week with the following temperatures expected:
•    Monday, 13 January 2020 – 38 degrees
•    Tuesday, 14 January 2020 – 38 degrees
•    Wednesday – 15 January 2020 40 degrees
•    Thursday, 16 January 2020 – Between 42 and 47 degrees
•    Friday, 17 January 2020 – 29 with some rain

A total fire ban is also in effect for the Greater Oudtshoorn municipal area.  Be careful with making open fires. No controlled burning are allowed during this week including refuse areas on farms as the predicted weather conditions may lead to runaway veld fires.

This warning was issued this morning by the Oudtshoorn Municipality’s Disaster Management

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