Photos: The Thomas Fire as Seen From Around Southern California

Fanned by dangerous Santa Ana wind gusts, the fire has generated a towering smoke plume that can be seen from around Southern California. See images from around the region.

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Lawrence Polin
Smoke from the Thomas fire rises in a distant plume.
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Joe Preston
Smoke from the Thomas fire as seen from Thousand Oaks.
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Mark Alexander
This photo was taken from Grimes Canyon Road, between Moorpark and Fillmore.
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Amanda Ramirez
This photo of the Thomas Fire was taken from Fillmore.
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Christine Gemperle
A look at the Thomas fire from an airplane high above Ventura County.
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Deborah Skiscim
A view of the Thomsa fire smoke plume from Camarillo.
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Pam
Smoke from the Thomas Fire can be seen from the Santa Barbara Mission.
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Judy D
This view of the Thomas Fire smoke plume is from between Santa Paula and Fillmore.
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Tim Farnsworth
This photo was taken Dec. 7, 2017 from the air base near Santa Barbara.
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Abby Winger
Thomas fire smoke in the distance, as seen from Simi Valley.
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Kevin Bryan Pangilinan
A view of the Thomas fire from Oxnard.
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Zach Bloom
A view of the Thomas fire smoke Dec. 6, 2017 from downtown Ventura.
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Zach Bloom
A view of the Thomas fire Dec. 6, 2017 from downtown Ventura.
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KAthryn Dahms
A view of the Thomas fire Dec. 6, 2017 from Thousand Oaks.
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Shiloh Litonjua
A view of the Thomas fire Dec. 6, 2017 from Ojai.
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