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by Canoe
Fri Dec 14, 2018 3:18 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The Bar 2018 Edition
Replies: 320
Views: 25598

Re: The Bar 2018 Edition

... I'm not sure how they try to determine if it is going to be a good year or a sparse one, but it certainly seems like an inexact science so far... There's certainly no way to predict how many people will look up the correct time and be out there looking. And... Xmas is coming. . gift or else.jpg...
by Canoe
Sun Dec 02, 2018 1:50 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.
Replies: 96
Views: 3089

Re: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.

... Unaccounted For Persons List currently at 49 people. Civilian Fatalities at 91. (not confirmed from official sources; source https://www.pbs.org/newshour/nation/8-numbers-that-tell-the-grim-story-of-californias-wildfires) ... Butte County Sheriff Camp Fire Update December 1, 2018 Unaccounted Fo...
by Canoe
Sat Dec 01, 2018 2:28 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Re: My favorite video (today) thread
Replies: 183
Views: 22106

Re: My favorite video (today) thread





next year, #UdaipurLakePalaceSwim2019
by Canoe
Sat Dec 01, 2018 10:16 am
Forum: ePlaya Feedback
Topic: Fresh Spam Accounts
Replies: 17
Views: 586

Re: Fresh Spam Accounts

Traveller in Time wrote:
Sat Dec 01, 2018 10:13 am
Even in "the busy season" new accounts should not have to use external websites in their first posting.
But possibly.
As a start, just restrict the re-linking sites that hide the actual target site.
And threads that put a link in the subject.
by Canoe
Sat Dec 01, 2018 10:06 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Rest In Peace
Replies: 3077
Views: 374286

Re: Rest In Peace

drift https://scontent-sea1-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/46891371_2774533709300981_7767749973189328896_n.jpg?_nc_cat=1&_nc_ht=scontent-sea1-1.xx&oh=fcfa1947c2178e69d5c4a393458603fb&oe=5C74D6D7 who would click on that link "https://scontent-sea1-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/46891371_2774533709300981_7767749973...
by Canoe
Sat Dec 01, 2018 9:55 am
Forum: ePlaya Feedback
Topic: Fresh Spam Accounts
Replies: 17
Views: 586

Re: Fresh Spam Accounts

Sure keywords. As mods encounter spam they can add to the keyword list as they feel appropriate, including linking sites that hide the actual link. No way to have a comprehensive list that blocks all spam, but with the main offending keywords, the worst side effect would to occasionally block new us...
by Canoe
Sat Dec 01, 2018 9:49 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Rest In Peace
Replies: 3077
Views: 374286

Re: Rest In Peace

https://scontent-sea1-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/46891371_2774533709300981_7767749973189328896_n.jpg?_nc_cat=1&_nc_ht=scontent-sea1-1.xx&oh=fcfa1947c2178e69d5c4a393458603fb&oe=5C74D6D7 who would click on that link "https://scontent-sea1-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/46891371_2774533709300981_776774997318932...
by Canoe
Fri Nov 30, 2018 10:11 pm
Forum: ePlaya Feedback
Topic: Fresh Spam Accounts
Replies: 17
Views: 586

Fresh Spam Accounts

Surely there's a way for the forum to automatically identify new accounts and when their posts contain certain key words (supplement, etc.) anywhere in the post, then the forum quarantines those posts and freezes the account. Yes, no? I remember when the first "50,000 eplaya member" posted thanking ...
by Canoe
Fri Nov 30, 2018 9:57 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.
Replies: 96
Views: 3089

Re: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.

... DNA testing of remains against voluntary samples collected from family members. ... Contact the sheriff office if you have family involved. It is highly unlikely that anyone who should be involved isn't already aware, but just in case someone stumbles in here, the current points of contact are ...
by Canoe
Thu Nov 29, 2018 8:36 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.
Replies: 96
Views: 3089

Re: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.

I wasn't able to see your video link Canoe, but I'm guessing this is the video source you're referencing lol - I can't see your link. My link works, if you remove the space in the middle. I posted it with the space so it wouldn't embed so those coming here aren't subjected to it without their choos...
by Canoe
Thu Nov 29, 2018 4:30 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.
Replies: 96
Views: 3089

Re: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.

Butte County Sheriff publishes "Body-Worn Camera Video of BCSO Deputy Helping with Evacuations During The Camp Fire." https://www.youtube.com/ watch?v=vWNV27PIlNc http://www.buttecounty.net/ has "The National Weather Serivce has issued Flash Flood WARNING for the Camp Fire burn scares and impact are...
by Canoe
Wed Nov 28, 2018 5:47 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.
Replies: 96
Views: 3089

Re: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.

Unaccounted For list at 158. On the radio while returning to town, story about a man in Colorado who got somebody to sell him an RV at a good price. Next he got people to donate/buy supplies to equip it. Then he and his daughter drove it to Chico and gave it to a family who needed a way to keep thei...
by Canoe
Tue Nov 27, 2018 6:04 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.
Replies: 96
Views: 3089

Re: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.

Unaccounted For list: 271 http://www.buttecounty.net/sheriffcoroner Unaccounted went from 271 up to 296. Now that Unaccounted For list is 203. News from the 25th says fatalities are now 88, searching continues. No more fire incident updates, so that official source can't confirm. Twitter had a rele...
by Canoe
Sun Nov 25, 2018 3:41 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.
Replies: 96
Views: 3089

Re: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.

buttecountryrecovers.org has dropped its update page of links http://www.fire.ca.gov/current_incidents/incidentdetails/Index/2277 November 25, 2018 7:11 am Acres Burned - Containment: 153,336 acres - 100% contained Structures Destroyed: 13,972 residences, 528 commercial and 4,293 other buildings 3 f...
by Canoe
Sat Nov 24, 2018 11:22 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.
Replies: 96
Views: 3089

Re: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.

Published on November 14, 2018. Drone flyover of parts of Paradise. Includes the mobile home park with the home with the melted skirt surviving in the middle of over 70 destroyed. (back on the second page of this thread) In two angles, you get a glimpse in the corner of the park, one assessed with p...
by Canoe
Sat Nov 24, 2018 8:07 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.
Replies: 96
Views: 3089

Re: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.

Somewhat of a tangent, yet not. Chico, California brewery Sierra Nevada has created an IPA called Resilience IPA , with 100 percent of sales going to the Camp Fire fund. Malt and hop suppliers have also said they will donate raw ingredients for the brewing of this beer. The brewery has made the reci...
by Canoe
Sat Nov 24, 2018 7:25 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: "It's news to me!"
Replies: 866
Views: 64113

Re: "It's news to me!"

This year's turkey is very colourful... My peacock has run off with the turkeys. Do you have any suggestions on how to catch the little twerp?? I do not believe they can breed……concerned. I know where he is most days. Any information would be appreciated! https://gizmodo.com/runaway-peacock-ditches-...
by Canoe
Fri Nov 23, 2018 5:30 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.
Replies: 96
Views: 3089

Re: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.

... If this had happened last week, it could easily mirrored the Camp fire. same terrain, flora, and population density dodged a bullet this time... And that is why, for at least some time forward, that risk appears to be a/the new norm. There are so many stories from so many affected people, each ...
by Canoe
Fri Nov 23, 2018 12:41 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.
Replies: 96
Views: 3089

Re: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.

https://buttecountyrecovers.org/Maps

Has Drone Images, sample 360 images, Evacuation Map, and Cal Fire Structure Status map.
by Canoe
Thu Nov 22, 2018 8:19 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.
Replies: 96
Views: 3089

Re: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.

Camp Fire info/resources http://www.buttecounty.net/ numerous links, including https://www.buttecounty.net/News-Announcements/PID/3464/CategoryID/4/CategoryName/News-and-Announcements http://www.buttecounty.net/sheriffcoroner (for Camp Fire Missing Persons list) Camp Fire related info & links is go...
by Canoe
Thu Nov 22, 2018 7:45 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.
Replies: 96
Views: 3089

Re: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.

Nov. 22 7:27 a.m. 90% contained Expected Full Containment: 11/30/18 3 firefighter injuries - 83 civilian fatalities 13,906 residences, 514 commercial and 4,232 other buildings Total Fire Personnel: 1,885 Total Fire Engines: 151 Total Fire Crews: 22 Total Helicopters: 9 Total Dozers: 18 Total Water T...
by Canoe
Wed Nov 21, 2018 10:47 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.
Replies: 96
Views: 3089

Re: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.

There's a lot of news articles about people all over Cal and anywhere downwind getting hit with a lot of smoke particles from the various fires. One expert with an air quality meter notes that "old homes are very leaky and in smoky conditions that is BAD. Polluted air infiltrates the house through a...
by Canoe
Wed Nov 21, 2018 9:13 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.
Replies: 96
Views: 3089

Re: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.

ygmir wrote:
Wed Nov 21, 2018 8:36 pm
this is another good one:
https://www.windy.com/?12.383,-117.949,3
there are many toggles and forecasts and such.
Nice!
That's much easier to use.
And you can change the range of the accumulation.
by Canoe
Wed Nov 21, 2018 5:44 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.
Replies: 96
Views: 3089

Re: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.

There's also the 3-hour Precipitation Accumulation overlay. And you can enter setup and under Control you can step forwards to see what is forecast.

https://earth.nullschool.net/#current/w ... 352,39.447
by Canoe
Wed Nov 21, 2018 5:23 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: PAGE TWO
Replies: 4422
Views: 232218

Re: PAGE TWO

It's not enough to do a rain-dance, you have to upload it to eplaya too...
by Canoe
Wed Nov 21, 2018 2:48 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.
Replies: 96
Views: 3089

Re: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.

Nice and slow to soak in is good. Especially if that primes it to accept more water later. ...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON THURSDAY TO 4 PM PST FRIDAY... ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING... ...Major change to Winter Weather today into the Holiday Weekend... A major ...
by Canoe
Wed Nov 21, 2018 8:05 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.
Replies: 96
Views: 3089

Re: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.

Nov. 21 7:06 a.m. 80% contained 3 firefighter injuries - 81 civilian fatalities 13,503 residences, 514 commercial and 4,404 other buildings 5,100 structures threatened Total Fire Personnel: 3,745 Total Fire Engines: 308 Total Fire Crews: 73 Total Helicopters: 8 Total Dozers: 32 Total Water Tenders: ...
by Canoe
Tue Nov 20, 2018 11:07 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.
Replies: 96
Views: 3089

Re: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.

There's a lot of news articles about people all over Cal and anywhere downwind getting hit with a lot of smoke particles from the various fires. To filter what you can of smoke particles out of the air if you're inside something... To filter the smallest particles practical, get a MERV-13, FPR 10, o...
by Canoe
Tue Nov 20, 2018 7:32 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.
Replies: 96
Views: 3089

Re: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.

Low res sat view of Paradise area: Nov 2, 2018 vs. Nov 18, 2018
Paradise-before-after.gif
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Video showing sat images, selected scenes, Before & After.

by Canoe
Tue Nov 20, 2018 6:38 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.
Replies: 96
Views: 3089

Re: California Fires: Camp, Lost, Eden, Mountaineer, Woolsey, etc.

Camp Fire info/resources http://www.buttecounty.net/ numerous links, including https://www.buttecounty.net/News-Announcements/PID/3464/CategoryID/4/CategoryName/News-and-Announcements http://www.buttecounty.net/sheriffcoroner (for Camp Fire Missing Persons list) Evacuation Shelter Information Animal...

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