WEB Notes: These statistics are for all of the fires, not just the fires in Yuba County. The fires in Napa are even larger than those in Yuba. The fires in Yuba County are in the country, while the fires in Napa have covered both country and city settings. These have been absolutely devastating for those involved. We ask for our Father’s protection for all of those involved.
Look at this image above, it literally looks like a war zone. The source article has several photos like this of neighborhoods.
Massive wildfires sweeping through California have killed at least 23 people and damaged thousands of homes, businesses and other buildings, authorities said.
Firefighters were still battling 22 wildfires in multiple counties as of Thursday morning. Intensified by strong winds, the flames have charred more than 170,000 acres of land, damaged or destroyed at least 3,500 structures and forced nearly 20,000 residents to evacuate, according to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection.
The causes of the fires are unknown.