Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Woolsey Fire

The Woolsey Fire is now one of the largest on record for Los Angeles County.

The fire has destroyed at least 483 structures and damaged 86 others, according to Cal Fire. Thousands are still threatened.

Since starting on Nov 8th the blaze had moved toward the sea, demolishing mobile homes, scenic canyon and hundreds of homes.

Friday, November 9, 2018

Camp Fire

Chico, CA, November 14, 2018: The Camp Fire started seven days ago, on November 8 at 6:29 am. Fueled by intense north winds, a dry air mass and critically dry fuels, the fire moved rapidly from the Pulga area in the Feather River Canyon into nearby communities including Paradise, Magalia and Concow. Critical fire weather conditions spread the fire to over 100,000 acres in the first two days. Currently, the fire is 130,000 acres and 35% contained. 
There have been 48 confirmed civilian fatalities and 7,600 residences destroyed.