LtCmdLeia wrote:Live news conference right now. Waldo Canyon Fire now at 15,324 acres
Coloranger wrote:LtCmdLeia wrote:Live news conference right now. Waldo Canyon Fire now at 15,324 acres
Fire almost tripled in size overnite.... MAFFS birds are flyng...
Flying W ranch GONE after almost 60 years of business.
ArmySGT. wrote:Pre evacuation has been expanded. The Pre Evac for Woodland Park has become a mandatory.
ArmySGT. wrote:Gotta look tough. The military is going into drawdowns again. Any sign of weakness and less the 1000% effort and your getting cut.
I can sympathize though. Any deviation from a training schedule upsets a lot of events. A whole class and that is going to affect the training schedules for the three classes ahead of them.
I don't doubt he is waiting on the CinC to cut him and his staff some big slack. Then he looks good to the JCS. I don't think this POTUS will even be aware though.
Blacksmith wrote:The FBI is now coordinating multi-state efforts investigating into this being a terrorist attack. The fires would be the largest attack since 9/11 if true. If you are aware in May Al Queda released plans in Inspire on how to conduct arson attacks in National Forests. The focus was supposed to be Montana. Every state except Montana out West now has a big fire going under suspicious circumstances.
tookieblueeyes wrote:I was wondering how long it would take for terrorists to figure out we have a problem in the western United States with wildfire outbreaks and how long it would take them to capitolize on it.
This is not a political debate or subject, it is a REAL threat to many of us who live in states who are already plagued and have been by wildfires including Montana, Wyoming, Colorado, Utah, Nevada, Arizona, New Mexico and California among others...
Here is the article and I hope that it goes no further than this, but it is a good reason to have a BOB ready and it should be a good reason for some of us to safeguard ourselves, our families, our pets and our homes.
But people... don't panic... just because it's in the news, doesn't mean it's a sure thing, it's just news, something to be aware of, not scared of!
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