Originally Posted by HeSmellsLikeSmoke
It seems unlikely that the Maverick just went haywire all of a sudden then. Did the wind come up? Did you have the lid open and cause a flare up? Did you run out of water in the pan, assuming you are using a WSM?
No wind the smoker is protected on three sides. Have not opened lid or messed with vents. I put sand instead of water in the wsm.