Huge wildfire in progress on W side of Sovenia on border with Italy .Afeected is a large part of SLovenian and Italian Carst area arround 600ha – also afected Flora & Fauna references IFF-0354 Doberdo.Pietrarossa and S5FF-0043 , S5FF-0089 Lokvica.Over 600+ firefigthers battlig the on diifferent locations the huge and agressive flames of wildfires..on both sides of borderline, also 4 helicopters (Slo army,police and italian civil protection ) and 3 canadairs were engaged (2 Italian and 2 Croatian ) in last 3days….aircrafts are still in full action in area….the battle with fire is still on… in area blows gale wind from ENE (media) 10-17km/h and high temparatures over 36°C ..beside non passable terrain thick woods and vegetation,rocks…also a many of detonations and explosions of varity ammunition relicts and non expolded from WW1 in vast sorrounding area (here was a main battle line Isonzo front) make the work hard and dangerous – are issue for the firefighters also on Italian side in town Jamiano few houses were afedted and cut by fire………Firefighters,civil protection and volountaris keep battling the flames…. Good luck o my firefighting brothers from my unit (first on place) and other firefigters fro allover Slovenia and Italy come to assis and help to control the wildfire…
keep on brothers….
Good luck my heart and my toughts are with you….
73 Mike 9A/S55G/p
(on hollyday EU-170 island of Iž Coratia)
Over 1000* man on site 3 canadairs,,,4 helicopters…. the night was intensive….today the gale wind is stoped…so firefighters tying to limit and control the irerage …..
Romania will try to help: https://www.tylaz.net/2022/07/23/romania-sends-3-planes-to-extinguish-forest-fires-in-slovenia-the-european-civil-protection-mechanism-has-been-activated-3/
We have a heat wave also here, but so far only minor vegetation fires.
Fire under control but no ed of intervention jet…over 3600 Ha2 were affected with a huge fire rage in area at leas 3 Flroa Fana reference inlcuded..on both sides og borderline..over 10.000 firefighters and 400 engies and 25 airplanew has rotated it turn on firegroiund in this days and there arestill present on firewatch….
S5FF Manager & Coordinator
from the HQKostanjevica Na Krasu
as member of ECOMM & COMM unit fire uits managnment