Deadly Thomas Wildfire Continues to Spread in California

Brian IveyUSLeave a Comment

Over the past two weeks, numerous wildfires have ignited across the state of California.  High pressure, dry conditions, and a special flow pattern in Southern California called the Santa Ana Winds have helped to drive one of the largest recorded wildfires in state history, the Thomas Wildfire.  The fire has ravaged over 267,000 acres over its two week lifespan, and … Read More

Critical Fire Danger for South Central Plains Friday

Mark SpencerBreaking Stories, National, Southern Plains, US, Weather NewsLeave a Comment

The National Weather Service’s Storm Prediction Center has highlighted an area where they expect critical fire conditions to occur on Friday. Major cities included in this area are Amarillo,  TX; Salina,  KS; Hutchinson,  KS ; Garden City,  KS; and Dodge City,  KS. They are all within a region expanding across Kansas,  Oklahoma,  Texas,  and New Mexico has been in a long-term … Read More