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Jul 24 : 12:36pm

Jul 24 : 12:35pm
Why are the posts tagged July 25th when today is the 24 th?

Jul 24 : 12:14pm
So, it is grey water then?

Jul 24 : 12:10pm
Yes, it is the treated water from the sewage treatment facility. There is that hillside that is somewhat visible from the 330, but also a pipeline that drops down into the next drainage to the east and that area has a much larger rainbird setup.

Jul 24 : 12:08pm
Thanks for the information. We've been full-time on the mountain for sixteen years and never saw it before...

Mtn goat John
Jul 24 : 11:58am
Also for anyone interested Sand Fire just lost air support in one division due to use of a drone.

Mtn goat John
Jul 24 : 11:57am
I was going to say it is too low for SV. It is in Fredalba. Seen it many times.

Jul 24 : 11:54am
I know that it is the Running Springs sewage treatment plant, just below Smiley Park/Fredalba. I always figured it's just them getting rid of treated water.

Benny (N6BWX)
Jul 24 : 11:50am
They could be working on a new snowmaking system, I know snow valley pulled out all their air/waters years back and went with fan guns. Maybe they're putting them back in and testing... seems a little more logical.

Jul 24 : 11:35am
Massive. The system looks large from miles away.

Benny (N6BWX)
Jul 24 : 11:33am
That's bizarre. Maybe they're afraid of a fire and watering things down, still a waste of water...

Jul 24 : 11:32am
From below, it looked like it could have been in the area of Snow Valley so I thought it might have been their snowmaking equipment. Not sure why...

Jul 24 : 11:32am
Sprinklers were on again this morning, too!

Benny (N6BWX)
Jul 24 : 11:28am
Sounds like someone was maybe testing their fire suppression system? There was no active burn so I'm not sure why they'd leave them on so long. That's a pretty big waste of water...

Jul 24 : 11:25am
Hi folks, I'm looking for some info. Last Friday I took 330 DTH and saw what looked like several huge 'sprinklers' on the scale of hire hoses shooting off in different directions. When I came back UTH a couple of hours later they were still going. What was I seeing?

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