1st Lookout:-53- Whitlock,A (V)
2nd Lookout: 21-Meyncke, J(V)
In Service: 0729 – 1810 :Out of Service
Smokes, Lightning & Incidents:1547: 225.5 deg @19 mi, west of I-15 in San Marcos. (Update given to correct distance from initial estimate of 16 mi.)
Weather:DB: 50-55; Hum: 28%-25%; Wind ENE @ 3-10; W @ 0-7; Vis VG/G in haze; Skies: Scattered cirrus & altocumulus in all directions; No marine layer.
Communications: Good comms w/ CNF and SURCOM. Good LBR w/ HP and RM. VOIP was operational. FORNET Tone 4 went down for one hour due to service. Switched to Tone 3 from 1027-1136.
Number of Visitors: 5/16 for annual 9,816
Additional Information:Smoke was difficult to detect in the afternoon haze, which also complicated determining the distance. Turned out to be the San Marcos Fire Department doing a burn at their training tower. Delayed OOS to accommodate sunset-watchers.