Wyalkatchem Fire and Weather 

Fire Rating

Weather Situation

A deep trough lies across the central Gascoyne and will extend southwards across inland parts of the South West Land Division on Saturday. The trough moves quickly eastwards during Sunday and Monday with a new ridge of high pressure developing along the south coast early next week. A second trough lies through the South Interior and Eucla, and will dissipate during Sunday.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Mostly sunny. Winds northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the high 30s.

Sun protection 8:10am to 4:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme]


Fire Permits/Burning Information
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estricted Burning Period: 19 September 2016 to 31 October 2016
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 2016 to 7 February 2017
During this time all burning, including that of garden refuse, is prohibited.
R
estricted Burning Period: 8 February 2017 to 22 March 2017
Between these dates permits may be required to burn
, please contact the Shire if you are unsure about the regulations.

 

 

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