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The smoke from the Ventura fire (Original Post) wasupaloopa Dec 2017 OP
Wildfires in December... cilla4progress Dec 2017 #1
I am in SB too and it is very eerie. A friend in Carpinteria says her car is covered in soot. Glimmer of Hope Dec 2017 #2
DUer Hekate was evacuated. She reported in a while ago. She thinks her house is gone. Stinky The Clown Dec 2017 #3
I am so sorry This is not normal wasupaloopa Dec 2017 #4
Her story, here: Stinky The Clown Dec 2017 #5
I have been reading that thread just now wasupaloopa Dec 2017 #6
get away Skittles Dec 2017 #7
Stay Safe!!! spanone Dec 2017 #8
What can you do? Are you leaving your home? SharonClark Dec 2017 #9
I am not near the fire but the smoke is blowing westward wasupaloopa Dec 2017 #11
I've got a friend in Ventura Codeine Dec 2017 #10
KTLA-5 has video of dozens of homes on fire. mackdaddy Dec 2017 #12


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1. Wildfires in December...
Tue Dec 5, 2017, 07:36 PM
Dec 2017

What global warming?

We have a family member in Ventura on level 3, just across the street from full evac. We lost our own home to wildfire in 1994. Living here in e. Washington I know and sympathize with what you are going through. O my god - best wishes to all!

Glimmer of Hope

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2. I am in SB too and it is very eerie. A friend in Carpinteria says her car is covered in soot.
Tue Dec 5, 2017, 07:43 PM
Dec 2017

I passed through Ventura 24 hours ago and I did not see signs of the fire. It happened so fast.



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10. I've got a friend in Ventura
Tue Dec 5, 2017, 11:44 PM
Dec 2017

who is really close to the fire, but he's confident it won't jump the 126. Fingers crossed for everyone out there.

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