Wyalkatchem Fire and Weather 

Fire Rating

Weather Situation

A low pressure system will approach the southwest corner of the State Sunday evening and affect western parts of the State during Monday and Tuesday, with rain and some heavy falls possible in southern and southwestern parts. The low will track to the southeast into the western Bight during Tuesday and move further eastwards on Wednesday. A trough and associated middle level disturbance will move across western parts of the State on Thursday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the southeast, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far southwest. Winds northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Monday 25 September

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Possible heavy falls in the far southwest in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching around 16.

Sun protection 9:20am to 3:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [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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