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Critical fire weather continues throughout Southern California; worst conditions yet to come
07 December 2017, 08:56 | Israel Caldwell
High-pressure system. Los Angeles Times
Almost 200,000 people have been told to evacuate.
Southern California has felt yellow wind, orange wind, and red wind.
The wilder winds could easily send make new fires explode too, as one did Wednesday in Los Angeles' exclusive Bel-Air section, where a fire consumed multimillion-dollar houses that give the rich and famous sweeping views of Los Angeles.
There are no reports of injuries, but the flames are dangerously close to the Getty Center and buildings nearby. No major institution so far has said it has incurred damage, but, as of midday, more than 150 buildings and homes have been destroyed in the Bel-Air neighborhood of Los Angeles, and almost 12,000 more buildings are potentially threatened by four fires threatening various areas of Los Angeles and Ventura counties.
The fire, which was zero percent contained, was being whipped by unpredictable Santa Ana winds, which blow in from the California desert. Santa Ana winds are gusting and humidity is low, making prime conditions for a spark to spread flames quickly, far and wide. More than 12,000 buildings were under threat, officials said Wednesday.
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