40 counties in six districts at maximum fire risk

in News · 27-08-2020 10:28:00 · 0 Comments

Today, around 40 counties in the districts of Viseu, Guarda, Castelo Branco, Portalegre, Santarém and Faro are at maximum risk of wildfires, according to the Portuguese Met office (IPMA).

Forecasts suggest the risk of wildfires will remain high at least until the beginning of next week. For the mainland the Met office says today will be very cloudy along the North and Central coastal areas, and forecasts a small drop in maximum temperatures this afternoon, except in the Algarve.


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