Oakland, Hurricane Florence, Oakland Fire Battalion discussed on 24 Hour News
Part of the Atlantic Ocean. Where the temperature of the water is three and a half degrees Fahrenheit warmer than normal. But gore says the world is catching on we are gaining momentum with renewable energy, not only a renewable energy, but data res electric vehicles. However, he says we have to scale up this effort dramatically, it is a global emergency people here a phrase like that. And it sounds a little hair on fire, hyper, but this is an existential threat to the future human civilization in San Francisco. Jeff. Jeffrey, Schaub KCBS officials say all evacuation orders related to the Irving fire near Samuel p Taylor state park. In Marin county have been lifted. The fire is now thirty five percent contained no structures were damaged in the threat to them as decreasing the fire. That was reported at about eight last night has burned a hundred and fifteen acres some homes in the area are still without power this evening, preparations for hurricane Florence and its impact on the Carolina coast stretch all the way to the bay area. KCBS reporter Holly Kwon tells us a specialized rescue team based in Oakland left for North Carolina early this morning. A team of sixteen from California task force for activated by FEMA to bring six swift water rescue boats to where up to two feet of rain expected Oakland fire battalion chief Robert lip manages the team and says when it's fire season here. It's hurricane season there. You know, when you see the building, and you know that there's a chance new start getting everything ready. If this was you know, complete. Surprise would take longer to get could get rolling and get out the door. They should be able to make it in advance of Florence making landfall. If all also where we like to be there before it hits. However, if we don't what we'll do is. We'll find a place that sheltered until the storm passes over and then we'll get back on the road and get to where we're needed. The Oakland team is made up of fire personnel from Oakland. Alameda, Livermore, Santa Rosa and Fremont fire departments as well as Alameda, and contra Costa counties, deployment could last as long as three weeks, depending on the storm's impact in Oakland. Holy Kwan, Casey s just ahead on CBS.