THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. | Calmer winds offer chance to slow Southern California fire

10Nov - by Editor - 0 - In STL.News



THOUSAND OAKS, Calif.  — Firefighters hoped a narrow window of calm Saturday would give them a chance to block Southern California wildfires that have marched on an inexorable path of destruction toward the sea, burning everything from mobile homes to mansions.

Winds that drove the flames through bone-dry hills and canyons north and west of downtown Los Angeles were expected to die down until Sunday, when they would build again to 35 mph with even higher gusts, forecasters predicted.

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