California wildfires are threatening many homes in Malibu, San Diego and Ramona area.
Thousands have been forced and ordered to evacuate from theit homes.
Stronger than usual Santa Ana winds and dry ground fuels the California wildfires.
Still out of control they are burning up countless acres and buildings in southern California.
A series of wildfires last week scorched more than 260,000 acres in Los Angeles, Ventura, and San Diego counties in Southern California. The first and largest blaze, dubbed the Thomas Fire * Dollars Approved: Assistance dollars approved but not necessarily disbursed. Dollars Obligated: Funds made available to the State via electronic transfer following FEMA's final review and approval of Public Assistance projects. Flames surround a large Coronado Hills neighborhood hill-top home that started to catch fire near Cal State Marcos as crews battle a large wildfire threatening homes on May 14, 2014 in . Tags: diego, wildfires, lead, evacuations, 42 Dead, 8,400 Structures Burned, 42 Dead, 8,400 Structures Burned, More Than $1 Billion in Damage: the Devastating Toll of ’s Wildfires It was one of the worst natural disasters in the state’s history. wildfires force evacuations, rage across state. Wildfires are devastating , forcing evacuations of an estimated 75,000 homes in western Los Angeles and eastern Ventura counties.