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Nov 092010
 

Below is from an email received by the Cordelia Fire Protection District.  If you drive an automobile, this may pertain to you.

This should be passed around to every human being who has the keys to a vehicle and the capability of driving while under the influence with impaired judgement and the possibility of causing a life changing incident to happen to everyone he or she comes in contact with while in this condition.

This is perhaps one of the most intense commercials that I’ve ever seen and very well made. I hope that by passing this along to others, that it will make a difference and if just one life is saved, it will all be worth the effort to simply hit “send” and maybe save a life today or tomorrow or in the future. Please do not take offense. There is nothing personal about this email. It is about saving lives………….yours, mine, the grandchildren.

Australia should be complimented on having the guts to “tell it like it is” and get this campaign out to all of its licensed drivers and to air it on TV…it is very moving and very life like, so it has a very strong impact.

It will affect everyone who views it. # Click on DUI below:

DUI *This ad is adult in nature and contains scenes of realistic trauma.

Oct 102010
 

AFTER A WARM DAY ON MONDAY…GUSTY OFFSHORE WINDS WILL DEVELOP DURING THE EVENING HOURS OF MONDAY IN THE NORTH AND EAST BAY HILLS. EXPECT POOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY RECOVERY WITH SUSTAINED NORTHEAST WINDS FROM 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH OVERNIGHT MONDAY INTO TUESDAY. WARM AND DRY WEATHER WILL PERSIST THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON. ALTHOUGH WINDS WILL BE MUCH LIGHTER TUESDAY NIGHT THERE WILL BE LITTLE OR NO RELATIVE HUMIDITY RECOVERY INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING. ONSHORE WINDS WILL RETURN BY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. …FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR THE NORTH BAY HILLS ABOVE 1000 FEET IN NAPA…SONOMA AND MARIN COUNTIES… THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN FRANCISCO HAS ISSUED A FIRE WEATHER WATCH…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING. * AFFECTED AREA: FIRE ZONE 507 NORTH BAY MOUNTAINS WHICH INCLUDES THE HILLS ABOVE 1000 FEET IN NAPA…SONOMA AND MARIN COUNTIES. THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE FORECAST IN NAPA COUNTY. * TIMING: GUSTY OFFSHORE WINDS WILL DEVELOP SHORTLY AFTER SUNSET MONDAY NIGHT IN THE HILLS. THE PERIOD OF STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE THE OVERNIGHT HOURS OF MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING. WARM AND DRY WEATHER WITH POOR RH RECOVERY WILL PERSIST THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING. * WIND: NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS FROM 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH ABOVE 1500 FEET…STRONGEST WINDS IN NAPA COUNTY. * HUMIDITY: RH VALUES WILL STAY BETWEEN 15 AND 30 PERCENT FROM MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY. * IMPACTS: THE COMBINATION OF A CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER PATTERN AND DRY FUELS COULD LEAD TO INCREASED FIRE ACTIVITY ACROSS THE REGION SHOULD ANY IGNITIONS OCCUR. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS… &&

Instruction:

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE RED FLAG WARNINGS.

Area: NORTH BAY MOUNTAINS-

Affected Counties or parts of: San Francisco, Santa Cruz, San Mateo, Marin, Monterey, Contra Costa, Napa, San Benito, Sonoma, Santa Clara, Alameda

Sent: 2010-10-10T09:00:30-07:00

Original Sender: http://www.nwws.oes.ca.gov

 Posted by at 6:07 pm
Oct 072010
 

Just a reminder that it is flu season and if you are a Kaiser member, you can get your flu shot for free.  Call the hotline at 1-800-573-5811 for info on where to get your flu shots. Various drug stores are offering flu shots for $15.00.

 Posted by at 10:54 pm
Oct 062010
 

This past Saturday was our annual fun and fundraising Firefighter Appreciation Day.  Below are some pics.

Also, thanks to the following off-duty firefighters who came in to help out: Joel Lisboa, Joe Torres, John Perrone, Mike Mulliken, Kyle Means, Kevin Goddard, Natividad Porras, Josh Sauberman, Adam Oliver, Brandon Clay, Dominick Carilli, Jason Newton, Jason Palmer, Ryan Garrett, Steven Fujimoto, Taylor Zapata & Jacob Van Nieuwburg.[nggallery id=2]

 Posted by at 2:33 pm
Sep 102010
 

Do you shop at Lucky’s, Food Maxx or Save Mart supermarkets?

If so, the Cordelia Firefighters Association would like for you to join us in a fundraising effort.  It is simple – all you have to do is print and fill out the form below and we’ll mail you a SHARES card to use at the point of checkout at any of these stores.  The SHARES card is swiped before you pay for your purchases.  The Firefighters Association will receive a quarterly check equaling 3% of all purchases made using the card.

The Cordelia Firefighters Association offers paramedic scholarships, an open house for the general public, partnership with the boy scouts and FaST Lions club for the Thanksgiving basket giveaway program, Christmas gift giveaway program sponsored by the Salvation Army, and other community programs.

All you have to do is fill out the bottom portion, leave it with the person behind the table or mail it to the Cordelia Fire District, 2155 Cordelia Road, Fairfield 94534, and we’ll get one mailed to you.

Thank you for your participation in this program.  100% of the funds assist the firefighters in their education or training or go out to help our community.

SHARES card request form