Wyalkatchem Fire and Weather 

Fire Rating

Weather Situation

A ridge of high pressure lies over southern parts of the state with a high pressure system located in the Bight by Friday night. The high will contract east on Saturday as a trough develops off the west coast. A cold front will near the southwest on Sunday as a low pressure system develops off the South West Capes.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Clear. Light winds.

Friday 3 July

Sunny. Winds east to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon then becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching around 19.

Sun protection 10:50am to 1:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

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Fire Permits/Burning Information

 

Restricted Burning Period: 19 September 2020 to 31 October 2020
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 2020 to 7 February 2021
During this time all burning, including that of garden refuse, is prohibited.

Restricted Burning Period: 8 February 2021 to 22 March 2021
Between these dates permits may be required to burn, please contact the Shire if you are unsure about the regulations.

 

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