Thursday sees one of worst days of year for fires

in News · 07-08-2020 11:01:00 · 0 Comments
Thursday sees one of worst days of year for fires

Yesterday was one of the worst days so far this year in terms of fires.

Thursday afternoon some 1,700 firemen and women were battling 15 wildfires, mostly in northern and central Portugal.

Mainland Portugal remains under a State of Alert today, which covered from Wednesday until tonight because of the particularly hot weather, with the districts of Bragança, Guarda, Vila Real, Beja, Castelo Branco, Faro and Viseu being on a special red level of alert.


Comments:

Be the first to comment on this article
Interactive Topics, send us your comments/opinion on this article.

Please note that The Portugal News may use selected comments in the printed edition of the newspaper.