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Alaska earthquake
Fri Nov 30, 2018 11:40 am
  • I hope all of our dot netters up there are okay! 7.0 just north of Anchorage a couple hours ago.
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Re: Allaska earthquake
Fri Nov 30, 2018 11:46 am
  • Pretty intense. Saw some vid of the damage. Haven't heard about casualties yet.

    Best wishes to all Alaskans today!
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Re: Allaska earthquake
Fri Nov 30, 2018 1:23 pm
  • The epicenter was miles from my house. It flung us around like ping pong balls in our house! It seemed to last forever and I thought my house was going to collapse! Not out of the woods yet. Pray for everyone here if you can. No power and the temp is dropping up here. This is insane!
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Re: Allaska earthquake
Fri Nov 30, 2018 1:24 pm
  • L update when I can.
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Re: Allaska earthquake
Fri Nov 30, 2018 1:34 pm
  • Stay safe and warm! As best you can, at least.
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Re: Allaska earthquake
Fri Nov 30, 2018 1:37 pm
  • Scared still. Aftershocks are nerve-wracking.
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Re: Alaska earthquake
Fri Nov 30, 2018 2:17 pm
  • Power is back on. Fixed one leaking pipe. Doing ok now.
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Re: Alaska earthquake
Fri Nov 30, 2018 3:11 pm
  • Lots of damage but no serious injuries from anyone I know of. My work has cracks in the foundation and many walls. My house has drywall cracks and lost a water pipe so had water pouring in my house for over an hour before the water was able to turn off. Gonna be a long expensive few weeks getting back to reality
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Re: Alaska earthquake
Fri Nov 30, 2018 3:18 pm
  • Fingers crossed for you and yours. Really scary stuff. I remember our 6.8 here vividly, was at work, scared the living crap out of all of us.
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Re: Alaska earthquake
Fri Nov 30, 2018 3:27 pm
  • Dang. Thinking about all of those up in AK right now.
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Re: Alaska earthquake
Fri Nov 30, 2018 4:07 pm
  • kidhawk wrote:Lots of damage but no serious injuries from anyone I know of. My work has cracks in the foundation and many walls. My house has drywall cracks and lost a water pipe so had water pouring in my house for over an hour before the water was able to turn off. Gonna be a long expensive few weeks getting back to reality


    Was thinking about you David, glad you guys are okay.
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Re: Alaska earthquake
Fri Nov 30, 2018 4:15 pm
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    kidhawk wrote:Lots of damage but no serious injuries from anyone I know of. My work has cracks in the foundation and many walls. My house has drywall cracks and lost a water pipe so had water pouring in my house for over an hour before the water was able to turn off. Gonna be a long expensive few weeks getting back to reality


    Was thinking about you David, glad you guys are okay.


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Re: Alaska earthquake
Fri Nov 30, 2018 6:38 pm
  • kidhawk wrote:
    Aros wrote:
    kidhawk wrote:Lots of damage but no serious injuries from anyone I know of. My work has cracks in the foundation and many walls. My house has drywall cracks and lost a water pipe so had water pouring in my house for over an hour before the water was able to turn off. Gonna be a long expensive few weeks getting back to reality


    Was thinking about you David, glad you guys are okay.


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    I suppose focus wont work that well...but I am thinking bout you to David. Peace bro.
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Re: Alaska earthquake
Fri Nov 30, 2018 7:27 pm
  • Just got done cleaning. So far no damage at my place. The epicenter was about 15 miles from my place. Electric is back on and just hoping for no aftershocks. Was a crazy day here in Wasilla but we are very fortunate that it was not worse. Hope everyone here in the area is ok!
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Re: Alaska earthquake
Sat Dec 01, 2018 3:21 pm
  • kidhawk wrote:Lots of damage but no serious injuries from anyone I know of. My work has cracks in the foundation and many walls. My house has drywall cracks and lost a water pipe so had water pouring in my house for over an hour before the water was able to turn off. Gonna be a long expensive few weeks getting back to reality

    Dang man that sucks. Glad you and the family are OK though.

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Re: Alaska earthquake
Sat Dec 01, 2018 3:33 pm
  • Sports Hernia wrote:
    kidhawk wrote:Lots of damage but no serious injuries from anyone I know of. My work has cracks in the foundation and many walls. My house has drywall cracks and lost a water pipe so had water pouring in my house for over an hour before the water was able to turn off. Gonna be a long expensive few weeks getting back to reality

    Dang man that sucks. Glad you and the family are OK though.

    Seems that the .net family is OK.



    Glad everyone is ok.


    As a footnote, imagine that in the Seattle area, we are due and they expect a 7.0 - 7.8 at any time. We are over due.
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Re: Alaska earthquake
Sat Dec 01, 2018 3:39 pm
  • BubbaGump wrote:Just got done cleaning. So far no damage at my place. The epicenter was about 15 miles from my place. Electric is back on and just hoping for no aftershocks. Was a crazy day here in Wasilla but we are very fortunate that it was not worse. Hope everyone here in the area is ok!

    Glad to hear you and yours are OK. Nice to hear your electricity is back on too.
    Those electrical workers are hero’s after a crisis.
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Re: Alaska earthquake
Sat Dec 01, 2018 3:51 pm
  • Sports Hernia wrote:
    BubbaGump wrote:Just got done cleaning. So far no damage at my place. The epicenter was about 15 miles from my place. Electric is back on and just hoping for no aftershocks. Was a crazy day here in Wasilla but we are very fortunate that it was not worse. Hope everyone here in the area is ok!

    Glad to hear you and yours are OK. Nice to hear your electricity is back on too.
    Those electrical workers are hero’s after a crisis.



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Re: Alaska earthquake
Sat Dec 01, 2018 10:39 pm
  • It was on the TV news here - I was shocked at the damage, but of course relieved there were no casualties. But Kidhawk, bad enough having a pipe burst in your house. :(

    It must be terrifying, and the dread of waiting for aftershocks, too.

    I've got a friend who is a Prof at the University of Washington, who grew up in the Oakland area, and I have always been shocked he describes earthquakes as "cool." I've only experienced two very small ones here, although I did somehow immediately realise what had happened.

    I hope there are no more aftershocks.
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Re: Alaska earthquake
Tue Dec 04, 2018 6:29 pm
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Re: Alaska earthquake
Thu Dec 06, 2018 1:01 pm
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