Maximum fire alerts for central and northern Portugal

in News · 18-09-2018 08:34:00 · 0 Comments
Maximum fire alerts for central and northern Portugal




Sixteen councils in central and northern Portugal have been placed on maximum fire alert.

According to an advisory issued by the Portuguese Met Office, the affected districts are Santarém, Portalegre, Leiria, Castelo Branco, Guarda and Bragança. In the Algarve, six municipalities have been placed on red alert due to the threat of wildfires.

The warning covers Silves, Monchique, Portimão, São Brás de Alportel, Castro Marim and Aljezur.


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