“We know we have lost dozens of structures,” [Mayor Antonio R.] Villaraigosa said, speaking loudly to be heard over the swirling wind. “It is certainly more than we have lost over the last decade.”
“These winds are treacherous,” Mr. Villaraigosa added. “People really need to understand that because of these winds this fire can be upon you in a moment’s notice.”
November 16, 2008
"Santa Ana winds, blowing at times near hurricane strength, sparked two more monstrous wildfires Saturday...."
Are you near the fires in L.A.?