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atlfootr
05-12-2007, 10:11 AM
Smoke from Georgia fires, still linger in neighboring Tampa area.
However, it's finally clear over the lake this morning .

Officials said the blaze started April 16 when a tree fell on a power line.
It has spread rapidly through forest parched by drought, destroying 22 homes in the area.

Leroy
05-12-2007, 11:50 AM
Sad to see, everything seems very dry around here this year. Already have to run the sprinkler or else the grass is turning brown.

milkmania
05-12-2007, 12:36 PM
hell, everything is so water logged around here, I used a whole bottle of charcoal lighter fluid to get an old lumber pile burned......


still did not burn!:firejump:

atlfootr
05-13-2007, 10:26 AM
wife's on way home from GA / FLA VIA I-75 as we speak.
due to recent fire :firejump: smoke smog, Florida's main Interstate Road @ it's state line
is now completely closed down.

which will have to make wife detour in order to continue travels ... reach'n hubby to foot :wavey: