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Falkland Fire

Postby Frisk » Jul 20th, 2015, 4:08 pm

Smoke from this one is drifting over kamloops, sounds like it's quite large.
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Re: Falkland Fire

Postby Frisk » Jul 20th, 2015, 4:27 pm

Nevermind, the smoke is coming from a 100 hectare fire south of Ashcroft.
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Re: Falkland Fire

Postby tsayta » Jul 20th, 2015, 8:51 pm

This fire now visible from Kelowna. (looking north)

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Re: Falkland Fire

Postby Glacier » Jul 20th, 2015, 9:27 pm

Oh for Falk sake, now my friends living in Falkland are on evacuation alert.
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Re: Falkland Fire

Postby Mama » Jul 20th, 2015, 10:11 pm

Has it moved closer to town?
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Re: Falkland Fire

Postby Queen K » Jul 20th, 2015, 10:13 pm

At least it's well away from my friend's place. OMIGOD, this is getting sick though.
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Re: Falkland Fire

Postby maryjane48 » Jul 20th, 2015, 10:26 pm

what direction is this one going ?
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Re: Falkland Fire

Postby vinnied » Jul 21st, 2015, 12:23 am

200 hectares and growing

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Date of discovery: 00:00:00 07/20/2015
Suspected Cause: Lightning
Approximate Location: Bolean Lake
Estimated Size: 200 HA
Fire Status: Fire of Note
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Re: Falkland Fire

Postby youhavegottobekidding » Jul 21st, 2015, 5:23 pm

Glacier wrote:Oh for Falk sake, now my friends living in Falkland are on evacuation alert.


Just wondering? Who will look after their grow op when they are evacuated???

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