Reports for 2017-08-11

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08/11/17 - 1054hrs Daily report

* North Korea – President Trump announced today that military plans were in place should the rogue nation act unwisely. N. Korea responded with:” We consider the U.S. no more than a lump which we can beat to a jelly any time,” * California – The Sanctuary Bill is being revised again after Governor Brown decided he did not like the measure as is. Currently AG Sessions warned the Justice Department would punish Stockton and San Bernardino if the cities failed to cooperate with deportation efforts. * California – Volcanologists heading to Portland, Or for a Volcanology assembly will be discussing the 8 very high threat volcanoes in California. Here they are listed by threat category: Very High Threat: Mount Shasta, Lassen Volcanic Center and Long Valley Volcanic Region High threat: Clear Lake Volcanic Field, Medicine Lake Volcano and Salton Buttes Moderate threat: Ubehebe Crater and Coso Volcanic Field * Opinion – California – The broken state: -Warnings/ Advisories * There are no active watches, warnings or advisories -Weather (South Bay/ San Jose) * Sunrise - 0620hrs. Sunset - 2003hrs. * Partly Cloudy but will burn off later in the day for some sun * Highs hitting 89 - lows toward 60 * No Allergy Alert from Trees. Moderate allergy alert from grass, low for weeds * Temperatures will hover around mid 80’s to uooer 80’s for the weekend. Monday will be cool in the lower 80’s and then we will role through a week of upper 80s again - Ring of Fire 2.7 SSW of Tamalpais-Homestead Valley, 2.9 E of Ocotillo, 3.2, 2.9. 2.7, 2.5 Holtville, CA. 6.2 WSW of Tuy, Philippines, 5.0 W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina. - Civil Unrest/ Terrorism * Somalia – US airstrikes hit al-Shabab, an affiliate of al-Qaeda, in Southern Somalia. * Myanmar, Rakhine State – 100 of government soldiers have been deployed to the region due to ethnic/ religious violence. The UN believes that most of the atrocities from a similar situation last year were actually caused by the government troops including numerous “crimes against humanity”. The area is largely Muslim which conflicts with the Buddhists. - CA Firearms Laws: * Arizona preemptively prohibits laws that mandate ‘Smart Gun’ sales. * Czech Republic has filed a lawsuit against the EU directive tightening gun ownership. * Same tyranny as yesterday Thought of the day: What does it mean to be Free? Are we free? Keep your head on a swivel and stay safe -DeltaWhiskey