Wyalkatchem Fire and Weather 

Fire Rating

Weather Situation

A trough will deepen off the west coast on Friday morning, before moving east during the afternoon and on Saturday. A cold front will move over southwestern parts of the state during Saturday followed by a ridge of high pressure building rapidly along the south coast later in the day and on Sunday.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Very hot. Sunny morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening with gusty winds. Winds east to northeasterly 25 to 40 km/h shifting west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 40s.

Sun protection 7:40am to 4:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

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Fire Permits/Burning Information

CURRENTLY - Prohibited Burning Period: 1 November 2019 to 7 February 2020

 

Restricted Burning Period: 19 September 2019 to 31 October 2019
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 2019 to 7 February 2020
During this time all burning, including that of garden refuse, is prohibited.

Restricted Burning Period: 8 February 2020 to 22 March 2020
Between these dates permits may be required to burn, please contact the Shire if you are unsure about the regulations.

 

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