Dangerous fire weather conditions will continue across parts of northern California through the day Monday, and across parts of southern California into Tuesday morning. Critical conditions are also possible Monday afternoon across southern Nevada and northwest Arizona.
California's governor declared an emergency over wildfires, many sparked by record heat and extreme lightning storms. On Tuesday, 6,000 lightning strikes ignited 200+ fires in northern CA alone. At least 30 fires are raging statewide; fire crews are "stretched thin."
Authorities in Northern California said the remains of 6 more people were found Tuesday after the devastating #CampFire swept through the town of Paradise. The death toll from the inferno now stands at 48, making it the deadliest blaze in state history.
The dangerous fire weather conditions across California are likely to linger until Tuesday. Here is the fire weather forecast and outlook for Sunday. Extreme concerns across southern CA and critical concerns for northern CA. #CaliforniaWildfires #CaliforniaFires #FireSafety #CAwx
The gunman behind a deadly shooting rampage in Northern California on Tuesday was at the center of a domestic violence call the day before the attack. He was also out on bail for charges he stabbed a neighbor.