Wyalkatchem Fire and Weather 

Fire Rating

Weather Situation

A weak high pressure ridge lies over southwestern parts of the state this evening and Tuesday. A series of weak colds front will brush the southwest of the state from Wednesday throughout the rest of the week.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Mostly clear. The chance of a thunderstorm early this evening. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h.

Tuesday 24 October

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of drizzle in the far southwest in the morning. Winds southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly in the middle of the day then tending southwesterly in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 31.

Sun protection 8:10am to 3:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [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.

 

 

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