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12/10/17 - 1044hrs Daily report, California State Militia

* LA, CA: - Update – The Thomas Fire near Ventura is still the most active and uncontained fire. – New fires south of LA towards San Diego have erupted overnight. The Liberty Fire is 300acres/ 100% contained. The Lilac fire is 4,100 acres/ 60% containment with 65 structures destroyed. The good news is that the winds have lessened some and the epic wind gusts that were predicted did not happen yet. Firefighters are starting to get containment of some of the larger fires around LA. There are still widespread Red Flag warnings for southern California. Be careful and safe if you are in that region. Nearly 200 homes have been destroyed so far and most fires still remain out of control. Drops of water and fire retardant have been used this morning as the winds died down but these flights could be grounded if the winds increase again (The winds are scheduled to return in a few hours), the Little Mountain Fire is 100 acres, Oak Fire is 99 acres/ 98% contained. Wildfires broke out late Monday spreading and growing quickly. Thomas Fire is by Ventura and is 155,000 acres/ 15% contained. The Creek Fire (15,619 acres/ 85% contained) and Wilson Fire have both broken out in Angeles National Forest, the Rye fire (6,049 acres/ 90% contained), The Skirball Fire is 422 acres/ 75% contained. The danger will increase for the next 24hrs as it looks like Santa Ana winds are likely to return. 27,000 residents were evacuated overnight. * Oakland, CA – UPDATE – The Unions have rejected the City of Oakland’s final offer. -The City employee strike that was supposed to be one day has entered its 6th day. The Oakland Mayor’s office has released what they say is a final offer before asking for mediation. -Warnings/ Advisories (NOAA) * Red Flag Warning: Santa Barbara County Mountains, Los Angeles County San Fernando Valley; Santa Clarita Valley; Ventura County Coast; Ventura County Coastal Valleys; Ventura County Interior Valleys, Los Angeles County Coast including Downtown Los Angeles; Los Angeles County San Gabriel Valley, Los Angeles County Mountains, Angeles National Forest; Santa Monica Mountains Recreational Area; Ventura County Mountains, Los Padres National Forest, Orange County Inland; Riverside County Mountains-Including The San Jacinto Ranger District Of The San Bernardino National Forest; San Bernardino County Mountains-Including The Mountain Top And Front Country Ranger Districts Of The San Bernardino National Forest; San Bernardino and Riverside County Valleys - The Inland Empire; San Diego County Coastal Areas; San Diego County Inland Valleys; San Diego County Mountains-Including The Palomar And Descanso Ranger Districts of the Cleveland National Forest; San Gorgonio Pass Near Banning; Santa Ana Mountains-Including The Trabuco Ranger District of the Cleveland National Forest, * High Wind Warning: San Diego County Inland Valleys; San Diego County Mountains * Wind Advisory: Santa Clarita Valley; Ventura County Coast; Ventura County Coastal Valleys; Ventura County Interior Valleys, Los Angeles County Coast including Downtown Los Angeles, Santa Monica Mountains Recreational Area, Los Angeles County Mountains excluding the Santa Monica Range; Ventura County Mountains, Los Angeles County San Fernando Valley, * Air Quality Alert: San Luis Obispo County Central Coast; San Luis Obispo County Interior Valleys; San Luis Obispo County Mountains -Weather (South Bay/ San Jose) * Sunrise - 0712hrs. Sunset - 1651hrs. * Warming, Sunny * Highs hitting 70 - lows toward 53 * No Allergy Alert from Trees. No allergy alert from grass, none for weeds * sunny through the week. Upper 60s – lower 70s. No sign of rain… - Ring of Fire * 3.5 NE of Aguanga, 5.0 SW of Atka, Alaska. 5.3 E of Tadine, New Caledonia. 5.3 AE Indian Ridge. - Civil Unrest/ Terrorism * Worldwide: Attacks and protests against Jews and Israel have spiked since President Trump announce the United States recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. In Sweden, three were arrested for attempted arson of a synagogue. President Erdogan of Turkey declared Israel a “terrorist state”. Violent protests erupted in Israel and Palestinian territories during “A day of rage” protests. - CA Firearms Laws: * Same tyranny as yesterday …It’s going to get worse… * HR 38 the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act passed the House of Representatives and moves to the Senate for what is likely to be a harder battle to get passed. Thought of the day: Project Day…. In-between birthday parties for the kids to attend…family day. Keep your head on a swivel and stay safe -DeltaWhiskey http://www.cal-militia.com/contact-us.html