California Wildfire Latest News, Links, Updates, Video, Pictures, Live Radio

NEW: More than a half-million people evacuated in San Diego County alone

No break from fire-fueling winds until Thursday, FEMA official says

Officials fear fires north of Los Angeles may merge into monster blaze

More than 1,300 homes destroyed as wildfires spread

Check out CNYNFREELANCER’s dramatic shot and more of this type by him – HERE

Huge plumes of smoke rise up from a new wildfire in North San Diego County near Fallbrook, Calif., Monday, October 22, 2007. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

Live radio coverage: CLICK HERE

Firefighters battle a wildfire in the Del Dios area of Escondido, California. More than half a million people were ordered to evacuate across California on Tuesday as wildfires raged for a third day, razing over 1,000 homes and threatening to overwhelm weary firefighters.(AFP/Getty Images/Sandy Huffaker)

Southern California Fire Report – YOUR SOURCE FOR THE MOST CURRENT INFO

“Fighting a Firestorm” – VIDEO

“Worst Fire in San Diego History” – VIDEO

Public Numbers for Fire Areas and Public inquiries

County Number
Orange County PIO 714-628-7085
Orange County Media 714-573-6200
Ventura 805-388-4276
Los Angeles 800-980-4990
San Bernardino County
Info Line
USFS 909-355-8800
San Diego 211 or cell users
Santa Barbara 805-961-5770 or
Riverside 951-940-6985

Most Useful Links:
Wildfire Links

CalTrans Highway Conditions
Firefighting Resources of California Organized for Potential Emergencies – FIRESCOPE
California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection
National Interagency Fire Center

National Interagency Coordination Center

National Fire News
Fire weather from the National Weather Service
NOAAWatch page for weather, fire and other information
Fire information and links from the US Forest Service

San Diego Humane Society & SPCA

Total Flickr Image Base – BY LOCATION – CLICK HERE

Firefighter Spot – Home of The Best Firefighting Video