American Survival Radio - News, Politics, and Health

All the news that affects America's Survival in the uncertain future. With bestselling authors Joe and Amy Alton.

Tag: wildfires

American Survival Radio #22

shutterstock_10856371

In this episode of American Survival Radio, we focus on two recent natural disasters: The floods in Louisiana and the wildfires in California. We discuss all the latest news plus all sorts of tips that would help keep you, your home, and your family safe if you were caught in floods or wildfires. You might find it interesting that places that have wildfires become at risk for flooding later by “scars” that occur on the ground; water can’t absorb into the hardened soil and flash flooding can occur! read more

It’s A Cruel, Cruel Summer: Heat Waves

house on fire burning

Well, Summer is here and the West is experiencing record high temperatures in a series of heat waves that may continue until Fall. Even worse, the scorching temperatures are igniting scores of wildfires that are threatening communities throughout the region.

Officials predicted a high-risk situation as the heat surpassed 100 degrees across much of Southern California; desert cities throughout Nevada, Arizona, and New Mexico hit temperatures reaching the 120s. These temperatures place the more than 3,000 firefighters in the area in extreme danger for heat-related complications. read more