All Weather News

California Burning – 134,000+ Acres and Counting – Emergency Declared

calfire

Governor Brown Declares State of Emergency in California to Bolster Wildfire Response

SACRAMENTO – With wildfires burning across the state – exacerbated by severe drought conditions and extreme weather – Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today declared a state of emergency in California to help mobilize additional firefighting and disaster response resources.

“California’s severe drought and extreme weather have turned much of the state into a tinderbox,” said Governor Brown. “Our courageous firefighters are on the front lines and we’ll do everything we can to help them.” –Governor Brown

Watch

California Statewide Fire Map

Declaration of State of Emergency
state of

tcw

Post photo: @CALFIRE_PIO

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *