and setting off the alarms in my friends' house. Don't know where other friends are and if they are OK. The evac center is full to capacity...another opened over at UCSB. The helicopters are churning around somewhere...sirens are screaming past hurridly.
Very unsettled. A little on edge. Hoping this all ends soon. Oh...and did I say how freakin' hot it is? Close to midnight and 80+ degrees.