IOL: Mpumalanga town in danger of flooding

IOL: Mpumalanga town in danger of flooding

Houses and businesses in Standerton, Mpumalanga could be in danger of floods if the current water inflow into the Grootdraai Dam near the town continues, the water affairs department said on Monday.

Spokesperson Walter van der Westhuizen said the dam was 114 percent full on Monday afternoon. The inflow into the dam, which is situated on the Vaal River, was 1 200m3 per second, while 610m3 per second were let out.

Again, seen this happen a few times when I stayed there. Crap Town :p

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