California Wildfires

California Wildfires

Coverage of brush fires across the state

Saturday, Dec 26, 2015 at 12:11 PM PST
|
By Jessica Perez

PHOTOS: Solimar Beach Fire

Firefighters battled a wind-driven fire burning in Solimar Beach near Ventura on... View gallery

  • Solimar Fire 2
  • solimar fire 5
  • Solimar Fire 3
Sunday, Dec 27, 2015 at 07:57 AM PST

1,236 Acres Burned in Solimar Beach Fire Near Ventura

1,236 Acres Burned in Solimar Beach Fire Near Ventura

A wind-driven brush fire grew to 1,236 acres, forcing road closures and mandatory evacuations in Solimar Beach near Ventura, fire officials said Saturday.

Thursday, Nov 12, 2015 at 08:03 PM PST

Wildfire Risk Increases Through Friday

Wildfire Risk Increases Through Friday

Chilly overnight temperatures gave way to dry and windy conditions, leading to a red flag warning in force across much of Los Angeles County.

Thursday, Nov 12, 2015 at 11:09 AM PST

Banister Fire Contained; Red Flag Warning Issued

Banister Fire Contained; Red Flag Warning Issued

Firefighters watched hot spots overnight after a brush fire ripped through the Simi Valley area Wednesday, burning more than 30 acres just ahead of a red flag warning.

Tuesday, Nov 10, 2015 at 12:56 PM PST

Small Brush Fire in Pacific Palisades Knocked Down

Small Brush Fire in Pacific Palisades Knocked Down

Firefighters knocked down a brush fire that scorched less than an acre near a Pacific Palisades neighborhood Tuesday afternoon.

Sunday, Nov 8, 2015 at 09:03 AM PST

Firefighters Knock Down Brush Fire in Pacific Palisades

Firefighters Knock Down Brush Fire in Pacific Palisades

Firefighters knocked down a brush fire that burned almost three acres in Pacific Palisades Sunday morning.

Saturday, Nov 7, 2015 at 06:07 PM PST
|
By Kristina Bugante

Princeton Fire Burns in Moorpark

A wind-driven brush fire burned east of the Ronald Reagan (118) Freeway near... View gallery

  • princeton-fire-4
  • 11-7-15-Brusher
  • princeton-fire-2
Sunday, Nov 8, 2015 at 12:00 AM PST

Super Scoopers Help Battle Wind-Driven Brush Fire

Super Scoopers Help Battle Wind-Driven Brush Fire

The Los Angeles County Fire Department sent two Super Scoopers and a firefighting helicopter to assist in battling a 50-acre brush fire near the 118 Freeway and Princeton Avenue in Moorpark, fire officials said...

Saturday, Nov 7, 2015 at 10:16 AM PST

Firefighters Battle Potrero Fire Near Thousand Oaks

Firefighters Battle Potrero Fire Near Thousand Oaks

Firefighters were trying to put out a 2-alarm brush fire south of Thousands Oaks on Saturday, fire officials said.

Friday, Oct 30, 2015 at 01:06 PM PDT

Feds Approve $20M For Calif. Fire Victims

Feds Approve $20M For Calif. Fire Victims

Federal authorities have approved more than $20 million in disaster aid for victims of two massive wildfires that devastated parts of Northern California this summer.

About
Updates on Southern California's wildfires, including video, viewer images and real-time information on the firefight.
 

WILDFIRE TWEETS

 

CALIFORNIA FIRES

View California Fire Map in a larger map