Wyalkatchem Fire and Weather 

Fire Rating

Weather Situation

A low pressure system lies just northeast of Perth and will move east to lie over the Goldfields during Tuesday, while a rain band will remain near stationary along the south coast. The low will then contract east into South Australia on Wednesday, and the rain band will ease. A high pressure system will move south of the State on Thursday and Friday, with an onshore flow persisting over southern parts.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the east, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Possible small hail in the east in the morning and early afternoon. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending west to southwesterly 20 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon then tending south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 15.

Sun protection 10:40am to 1:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [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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