At least 22 large fires are burning in California, where dry, windy conditions and record-breaking high temperatures have been fueling flames for weeks in some areas.
A public safety power shutoff is in effect for 22 counties in Northern California, with 172,000 Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) customers impacted.
A red flag warning has been issued by the National Weather Service for Ventura and Los Angeles counties through Wednesday morning.
Peak wind gusts of up to 50 mph are expected for many elevated areas in Northern California.
Most of California remains under the threat of unprecedented and dangerous fire conditions with a combination of extreme heat, significant wind events, dry conditions, and firefighting resources that are stretched to the limit.
California Fire Map