Record wildfires continue to spread in California, killing 30 people

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 Record wildfires continue to spread in California, killing 30 people


Officials warned that local winds are expected to pick up again this week, bringing new challenges to the fire fighting effort. From 1 pm on October 1 to 6 pm on 2 October, a red flag warning will be issued in the northern mountain area and other areas near the fire site, which will face very dry and windy conditions, according to the Bay Area Office of the national weather service. Fire officials say they are preparing for potentially adverse weather and are warning residents to keep up-to-date on the evacuation.

According to the California forestry and fire department, there have been more than 8100 wildfires in California this year. This years wildfires broke almost all records that can be broken, the agency said on twitter. As the fire season is not over, California is likely to continue to see growing wildfires.. (end)

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