Wyalkatchem Fire and Weather 

Fire Rating

Weather Situation

A ridge is developing along the south coast. A weak cold front will brush the south coast during Tuesday. The ridge strengthens in the wake of the front with a high pressure system moving into the Bight on Thursday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Clear. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Monday 27 March

Sunny. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Sun protection 9:10am to 3:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]


Fire Permits/Burning Information
R
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.

Restricted 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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