SAN DIEGO - Camp Pendleton will begin live-fire mortar and artillery training today, with explosions that may be heard up to 50 miles away. Live-fire mortars will hit the "Whiskey'' and "Zulu'' impact areas of the base from 6 a.m. until around midnight, according to Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton. Impact area Zulu is five miles from Fallbrook and six miles from Oceanside, while whiskey is about seven miles from Oceanside and 10 miles from Oceanside. A noise advisory will be in effect until next week. Additionally, a base-wide traffic advisory will be in effect starting Monday, which will run through Oct. 20. There will be increased traffic in various locations throughout Stuart Mesa, San Mateo, Basilone, Las Pulgas, Marine Drive, and Vandegrift due to road maintenance. -- Basilone Ro
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