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HOW DOES THE LATEST ALERTS BOX WORK?
The Alert Box in the left hand menu is both an automated and manually controlled area where alerts of interest appear. See the descriptions below on what the alert icons mean.


The Earthquake Alert displays when a 4.0 or greater earthquake has occured in Southern California or a 3.0 or greater in the San Bernardino Mountains. You can click on this image in the ALERTS box to be taken to the details of the earthquake which triggered this alert. This is a fully automated system which updates every 10 minutes.


The Weather Alert displays when there has been a watch or warning issued by the National Weather Service out of San Diego. This alert is currently covering the San Bernardino Mountains only. You can click on this icon to be taken to the current watches and warnings from the National Weather Service. This is a fully automated system which updates every 10 minutes.


The Incident alert is currently triggered by Socalmountains.com staff and reporters. If you see this icon in the LATEST ALERTS box, you can click on it to be taken to detailed information on the current incident. Incident alerts can be major fires, major accidents, or anything else of significance occuring in Southern California.


The Scanner Alert means that there are an unusually high number of people listening to the live Big Bear Scanner. This usually means something big is going on. Clicking on this alert Icon will bring up the Big Bear Live Scanner in a new window. This is an automated alert updated every 10 minutes.


The Road Alert means that one of the major roads leading into the San Bernardino Mountains has been impacted by a closure, chain requirements, or other incident. Clicking on this alert icon takes you to the details of the situation. This is an automated alert updated every 10 minutes.


The announcement alert is currently triggered by Socalmountains.com staff. If you see this icon in the LATEST ALERTS box, you can click on it to read the announcement. Announcements are typically related to Socalmountains.com planned outages, major updates, and other important info regarding this web site.


The Chat Alert means there are 3 or more people in Live Chat. If you would like to join the chat, simply click on this alert icon. This is an automated alert updated every 10 minutes.


The Snowmaking On Alert means that local ski resorts in Big Bear Lake, CA are currently making snow. This is an automated alert that updates every 10 minutes.

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Posted on Monday 18 September 2006 - 16:19:54
 
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Around The Lake
Jul 21 : 08:06pm
Still almost 0 rain at the homestead this month. It is amazing to se how the weather is so vastly different in the mountain valley.

doo·hick·ey
Jul 21 : 04:21pm
My ears were burning (Garden Weasel doohickies) heh
Pretty good/quick downpoar here in Baldwin, 0.06"

***SCM ALERT***
Jul 21 : 03:11pm
Lightning and Thunder East Big Bear.....

Desert Way Jay
Jul 21 : 03:10pm
Lightning and thunder over Baldwin Lake

***SCM ALERT***
Jul 21 : 01:18pm
Not even this robot can keep up with a Goat!

Mtn.goat John
Jul 21 : 11:15am
SCM Alert, you gotta be quick around here.

MrOwl
Jul 21 : 11:01am

Craig (KJ6BCM)
Jul 21 : 09:33am
Have fun Mr. Owl! Did you buy one of those Garden Weasel doohickies?

***SCM ALERT***
Jul 21 : 09:30am

TYPE: TRAFFIC ACCIDENT
AREA: MENTONE
UNITS: ME9 AMR37
OPAL AVE / MENTONE BLVD - MEN X LAT/LON:34070049 /117133800
More Info: Click Here

MrOwl
Jul 21 : 09:10am
Gardening

***SCM ALERT***
Jul 21 : 09:06am
You too Mr. Owl! Going flying today?

MrOwl
Jul 21 : 08:02am
Have a great weekend Socalmountains

Mtn.goat John
Jul 21 : 05:58am
Vegetation Fire ForestFalls is an ongoing hotspot at the interior of the Valley Fire, cancelling response per BC121
Web cam showing current smoke
[Click Here]

***SCM ALERT***
Jul 21 : 05:44am

TYPE: VEGETATION FIRE
AREA: FOREST FALLS
UNITS: BC124 BC121 WT99 BP98 BE9 ME551 GHC15-3
408XX VALLEY OF THE FALLS DR - FFL STA 99 X MARCY RD/MILL CREEK XING LAT/LON:34086393 /116913660
More Info: Click Here

***SCM ALERT***
Jul 21 : 04:34am

TYPE: TRAFFIC ACCIDENT
AREA: FREDALBA
UNITS: ME228 E51 MA50
MM37 STATE 330 - FRE MM37-EBI40 X LAT/LON:34180848 /117142835
More Info: Click Here



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