by Mike ‘Mish’ Shedlock
More than 35 wildfires blaze across California amidst a record heat wave that has intensified the crisis.
Out of Control
As wildfires blaze out of control the Extreme Heat has Turned California Into a Furnace.
With extreme heat roasting California on Monday, fire crews faced another difficult day battling a rash of new wildfires that have burned homes, cloaked cities and forced thousands of people to flee.
The fires, burning from near the Mexico border to the forests of the Sierra Nevada, spread a curtain of smoke over much of the state, as meteorologists warned residents from Los Angeles to the San Francisco Bay Area to expect another day of oppressive heat and dangerously foul air.