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The 2 fires had devoured much land and demolished many habitations in the San Fernando vale and were faulted for 2 deceases as lately Mon afternoon.Calif. Gov. Schwarzenegger announced a “state of emergency” Mon afternoon in LA & Ventura County where dry currents of air out from the NE were awaited to carry on after sundown.
A ‘redflag’ warning persisted in effect for the counties. Air currents were awaited to abate once Tues; nevertheless the cautionary was in force till late Wednesday.
About 800 firemen kept going to fight the 5,000-acre Senson flame close to Porter Ranch and the 5,300-acre Mareck blazing on the easterly outskirts of the vale.
LA County fire marshal Mike Freeman said newsmen that predictors were admonishing of wind blows up to sixty mph Mon nighttime.
Freeman enounced the Senson fire, which erupted Mon dawning, perplexed a likely threat to bound Highway 101 and burn down westbound to the ocean.