“Have a staycation in your city or hop on a local flight to explore the popular choices such as Cape Town or the Garden Route.
Joburg Water spokesperson Isaac Dhludhlu said the warning comes after the South African Weather Service advised residents on Monday to prepare themselves for scorching temperatures especially in Gauteng, parts of the Eastern Cape, Free State, North West and parts of the Garden Route.
Warnings: Extremely high fire danger conditions are expected over the western and central areas of the North West and the Free State, the central Karoo and the interior of the Garden Route of the Western Cape, the interior of the Northern Cape and in the north-western interior of the Eastern Cape.
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The wildfire has burnt tens of thousands of hectares of vegetation since it first started burning along the Garden Route.
Firefighting efforts intensified on the Garden Route in the Southern Cape this past weekend, as fires raged and caused destruction.
The Garden Route fires which decimated areas surrounding George are currently being investigated.
Fires along the Garden Route and in the Tsitsikamma area are mostly under control‚ with the cooler weather and lower wind speeds bringing much-needed relief.
WATCH: From the cockpit - Pilot's view of the Garden Route fires 05 November, 07:23 PM Firefighting efforts intensified on the Garden Route in the Southern Cape this past weekend, as fires raged, leaving destruction in their wake.
WATCH: This Garden Route 'firenado' is actually a fire whirl 05 November, 06:06 PM "Firenados" are more correctly called fire whirls, explained South African Weather Service chief forecaster Kevin Rae after a video capturing the phenomena made the rounds over the weekend.