Wyalkatchem Fire and Weather 

Fire Rating

Weather Situation

A high pressure system in the Bight with a trough deepening off the west coast. A low will form in the trough off the Geraldton coast this morning and move south during the day. The trough and low will move eastwards across southern parts of the State during Sunday and Monday.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers or a thunderstorm. Gusty winds. Winds east to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 30s.

Sun protection 8:20am to 3:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High]


Fire Permits/Burning Information
R
estricted Burning Period: 19 September 2017 to 31 October 2017
Between these dates permits may be required to burn
, please contact the Shire if you are unsure about the regulations.
Prohibited Burning Period: 1 November 2017 to 7 February 2018
During this time all burning, including that of garden refuse, is prohibited.
Restricted Burning Period: 8 February 2018 to 22 March 2018
Between these dates permits may be required to burn, please contact the Shire if you are unsure about the regulations.

 

 

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