Wyalkatchem Fire and Weather 

Fire Rating

Weather Situation

A trough extends from the centre of the State through to the Eucla coast and continues to move eastward towards the South Australian border. A dissipating front lies near Perth to Esperance this morning and will weaken over the rest of the day. A strong ridge of high pressure develops in its wake on Wednesday morning. By Thursday, the high pressure system will be well established over the Bight with a trough developing down the west coast. By Friday evening the trough will begin moving inland.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Partly cloudy. Winds southerly 15 to 20 km/h turning southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Sun protection 7:40am to 4:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

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Fire Permits/Burning Information

Restricted Burning Period: 19 September 2018 to 31 October 2018
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 2018 to 7 February 2019
During this time all burning, including that of garden refuse, is prohibited.

Restricted Burning Period: 8 February 2019 to 22 March 2019
Between these dates permits may be required to burn, please contact the Shire if you are unsure about the regulations.

 

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