Eight Wildfires Burning Through California Force 100,000 From Their Homes

An out of control California wildfire raging near Los Angeles has sparked fire tornadoes that have scorched 30,000 acres and forced 82,000 people to flee their homes and firefighters say the situation will get worse.

There are at least seven other wildfires blazing their way through California including the Sobranes fire in Monterey County that has been burning since July 22.

Scientists say California hasn’t been this dry for 500 years and they fear summer fires and the accompanying smoke may be the new normal for the state.

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