Wyalkatchem Fire and Weather 

Fire Rating

Weather Situation

A broad trough lies over eastern parts of the State and will contract further eastwards tonight. A low pressure system is approaching the southwest of the state and will move eastwards near the south coast tonight and on Monday, before contracting southeastwards into the Bight. A ridge of high pressure will develop over the south of the state in the wake of the low pressure system, with a high pressure system moving into the Bight on Thursday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the far southwest, most likely later this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far southwest later this evening. Gusty winds in the far southwest later this evening. Winds westerly 25 to 40 km/h.

Monday 18 December

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the south, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Gusty winds in the afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the morning. Winds westerly 35 to 50 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Sun protection 7:50am to 4:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]


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.

 

 

Keep an eye on our Public Notices page, under the Council tab for important Shire notices and calls for Expressions of Interest.    
 

 

 

 

Community Services    Community Events    Council Publications    Council Meetings    Things To Do