Wyalkatchem Fire and Weather 

Fire Rating

Weather Situation

A trough lies near the west coast with a ridge of high pressure south of the state. Little change is expected in the weather pattern for the next few days with the low pressure trough persisting near the west coast, before moving eastwards later Wednesday and Thursday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northeast. The chance of a thunderstorm, with gusty winds early this evening. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.

Monday 22 January

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the east, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, with gusty winds in the afternoon and early evening. Winds east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 25 with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 39.

Sun protection 8:00am to 4:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [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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