Forest / Wild Fire in South Africa on January 12 2017 04:34 AM (UTC).

Common Alerting Protocol information

Category Fire Fire suppression and rescue
Certainty Observed Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Scope Public For general dissemination to unrestricted audiences
Severity Severe Significant threat to life or property
Urgency Past Responsive action is no longer required

Base data

EDIS Number WF-20170112-56725-ZAF
Event type Forest / Wild Fire
Date/Time January 12 2017 04:34 AM (UTC)
Last update January 12 2017 04:36 AM (UTC)
Cause of event
Damage level High Damage level
Affected area County-level : Event affected one county.

Geographic information

Continent Africa
Country South Africa
County / State State of Western Cape
Area Multiple areas
Settlement Cape Town
Coordinate 34° 11.626,18° 26.140

Number of affected people / Humanities loss

Dead person(s) 0
Injured person(s) 22
Missing person(s) 0
Evacuated/rescued person(s) 0
Affected person(s) 0
Foreign people 0