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Old 01-31-2019, 09:19 PM
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What is happening? I live in Santiago, and starting about 6 PM we heard very loud explosive sounds. Just heard another and it is now 9:15. Our house shook with the early evening ones.
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Old 01-31-2019, 09:20 PM
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We are in the north end near Mulberry Grove, we heard them and have no idea what they could be.
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Old 01-31-2019, 09:26 PM
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Sometimes there is blasting in the Ocala forest.
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Old 01-31-2019, 09:30 PM
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Sorry. Had baked beans for dinner!
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Old 01-31-2019, 09:36 PM
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Thanks. Was pretty disconcerting!
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Old 01-31-2019, 09:59 PM
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Sometimes there is blasting in the Ocala forest.
They blast when it is dark out ?
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Old 01-31-2019, 10:05 PM
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Old 01-31-2019, 10:09 PM
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Naval Air Station Jacksonville
Public Affairs Office
Box 2, Code OOG, Naval Air Station
Jacksonville, FL 32212-5000
Tel: (904) 542-5588/2415 Fax: (904) 542-1534
www.cnic.navy.mil/jacksonville


Release Number: 006-19
Jan. 31, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

NAS JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Navy training schedules indicate that live and inert bombing will take place at the Pinecastle Range Complex located in the Ocala National Forest from:

Feb. 4 – 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. – Live/Inert
Feb. 5 – 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. – Live/Inert
Feb. 6 – 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. – Live/Inert
Feb. 7 – 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. – Live/Inert
Feb. 8 – 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. – Live/Inert
Feb. 9 – 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. – Live/Inert
Feb. 10 – 5-11 p.m. – Live/Inert

During bombing periods wildlife may be temporarily displaced. Use extra caution when driving through the Ocala National forest and surrounding areas. Secure any items around your residence that could attract wildlife. Always be mindful of larger animals including black bears and practice bearwise <http://myfwc.com/wildlifehabitats/managed/bear/wise/neighborhood/> measures.
The telephone number for noise complaints is 1-800-874-5059, Fleet Area Control and Surveillance Facility, Jacksonville, Florida.
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Old 01-31-2019, 10:27 PM
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That explains it, they did this over the summer also.

OCALA NATIONAL FOREST: US Navy drops bombs | WFTV | WFTV
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Old 01-31-2019, 10:40 PM
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They blast when it is dark out ?

Shock and awe! Bad guys work at night too.
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