Thread: Pawtucket fire
11-14-2003, 05:04 PM #1
Anyone else watching the conflagration in Pawtucket RI?
11-14-2003, 05:56 PM #2
11-14-2003, 06:02 PM #3
National Weather Service, currently for Providence:
. Wind advisory through 7 pm this evening.
Tonight. Very windy. Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. West winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 45 mph decreasing late in the evening to 15 to 20 mph.
Providence, Green State Airport
Last Update on Nov 14, 4:51 pm EST
Partly Cloudy and Breezy
(3°C) Humidity: 43 %
Wind Speed: NW 23 G 39 MPH
Barometer: 29.63" (1003.2 mb)
Dewpoint: 17°F (-8°C)
Wind Chill: 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility: 10.00 mi.
Just the day you want a mill to go up --
20+ mile sustained winds, gusts nearing 40mph.
38 degrees, potentially dropping to the teens tonite (see dewpoint)
Oh, and the quote of the day I just heard over the live scanner:
"Advise companies incoming to forget about the mill, and focus on the exposures they can put out."
11-14-2003, 08:38 PM #4
That SumBeach was rollling ! WOW !IACOJ both divisions and PROUD OF IT !
Pardon me sir.. .....but I believe we are all over here !
ATTENTION ALL SHOPPERS: Will the dead horse please report to the forums.(thanks Motown)
RAY WAS HERE 08/28/05
LETHA' FOREVA' ! 010607
I'm sorry, I haven't been paying much attention for the last 3 hours.....what were we discussing?
"but I guarentee you I will FF your arse off" from>
11-15-2003, 03:39 AM #5"Advise companies incoming to forget about the mill, and focus on the exposures they can put out."
Just the day you want a mill to go up --"Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear" - Ambrose Redmoon
“It’s like Lego’s for firefighters.” Robert James III talking about hose appliances.
"Police, Firefighters and EMS are the most collectively dysfunctional group of people in existence and only we understand each other!"
11-15-2003, 04:34 AM #6
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Not a lot you can do when mutual aid from 20 miles away is working your "exposure" fires 6 blocks away from the building of origin.....
Slideshow courtesy News Channel 10
(I, of course, get a 3:30 transport to Bristol and miss the whole thing......)
11-15-2003, 06:09 AM #7
My buddy out here at school is ****ed. He is from a department that went mutual aid - and he's stuck out here at school in Oklahoma.
He is angry - because he always misses the "big ones" because of school.Marc
"In Omnia Paratus"
Member - IACOJ
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11-15-2003, 07:08 AM #8
You might have "the big one" if every fire department in the entire state is on scene in your town... and your still calling mutual aid from CT and MA.Even the burger-flippers at McDonald's probably have some McWackers.
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