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#285883 - 09/04/17 04:43 PM Florida - Here comes Irma
Russ Offline
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Registered: 06/02/06
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Loc: SOCAL
Hurricane Irma:
Florida Stores (already) Running Out Of Water, Gas As Gov Warns "Make Sure Your Disaster Kits Are Ready" For Irma ...

Get ready now ... or you can always wait until the last few hours to run out and buy some "extra stuff" ...

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#285884 - 09/04/17 06:29 PM Re: Florida - Here comes Irma [Re: Russ]
Jeanette_Isabelle Offline
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Registered: 11/13/06
Posts: 2027
Loc: Somewhere in Florida
I was preparing for a nuclear war to hit the middle east at the end of this month. I need to hurry up and be certain I am prepared for a hurricane as well.

Jeanette Isabelle
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#285886 - 09/04/17 07:26 PM Re: Florida - Here comes Irma [Re: Jeanette_Isabelle]
hikermor Offline
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Registered: 08/26/06
Posts: 6857
Loc: southern Cal
This just in from the National hurricane Center:

No matter what the future holds for Irma's path and intensity, the NHC advises, "Everyone in hurricane-prone areas should ensure that they have their hurricane plan in place, as we are now near the peak of the season."

Seems like good advice....Hurricanes are more frequent than nuclear wars.
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#285887 - 09/04/17 08:15 PM Re: Florida - Here comes Irma [Re: Jeanette_Isabelle]
chaosmagnet Offline
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Registered: 12/03/09
Posts: 3117
Loc: USA
Originally Posted By: Jeanette_Isabelle
I was preparing for a nuclear war to hit the middle east at the end of this month.


Whether or not this comes to pass (and I'm sure I join you in hoping it will not), I'll be interested to learn where you got this intel from.

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#285889 - 09/04/17 08:23 PM Re: Florida - Here comes Irma [Re: Russ]
wildman800 Offline
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Registered: 11/09/06
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Loc: La-USA
It looks to me that Florida Keys residents should assume HurCon 4 on Wednesday at 0800, based on NHC forecasts. That would mean Thursday or Friday morning for Jeanette Isabelle to assume HurCon 4.....
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#285890 - 09/04/17 08:37 PM Re: Florida - Here comes Irma [Re: chaosmagnet]
Jeanette_Isabelle Offline
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Registered: 11/13/06
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Loc: Somewhere in Florida
Originally Posted By: chaosmagnet
Whether or not this comes to pass (and I'm sure I join you in hoping it will not), I'll be interested to learn where you got this intel from.

I can link the videos but that would be in violation of the forum rules. Even the addendum is a hot button.

Jeanette Isabelle
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#285891 - 09/04/17 08:51 PM Re: Florida - Here comes Irma [Re: Russ]
wildman800 Offline
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Registered: 11/09/06
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Loc: La-USA
I too expect "The Event" is about to occur. I know of several possibilities but I don't have anything more substantial than this feeling that I have.
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#285895 - 09/05/17 12:00 AM Re: Florida - Here comes Irma [Re: Russ]
Pete Offline
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Registered: 02/20/09
Posts: 1361
Not sure you guys are right about the location. Middle East? war?

this country is definitely teetering on the edge of a major conflict in Korea. I am having a hard time seeing any daylight - real chances for peace - when it comes to recent events with N. Korea. sure looks like war clouds are brewing there.

Brack to Hurricane Irma .. another storm that has picked up " a full head of steam" as it travels over the warmer US coastal waters. This doesnt look like a good year for the insurance industry.


Edited by Pete (09/05/17 12:03 AM)

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#285896 - 09/05/17 12:52 AM Re: Florida - Here comes Irma [Re: Russ]
Montanero Offline
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Registered: 10/14/08
Posts: 1482
Loc: North Carolina
Don't read too much into things in Korea or the Middle East, these things have been going on for a long time.

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#285897 - 09/05/17 01:07 AM Re: Florida - Here comes Irma [Re: Montanero]
Jeanette_Isabelle Offline
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Registered: 11/13/06
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Loc: Somewhere in Florida
Originally Posted By: Montanero
Don't read too much into things in Korea or the Middle East, these things have been going on for a long time.

I'm still prepping for a nuclear war in the middle east.

Jeanette Isabelle
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