Firefighters took advantage of a lull in winds on Tuesday to gain ground against a forest fire in mountains northwest of Santa Barbara, Calif., as some crews were diverted to a second fire that broke out nearby and jumped two highways.
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LOS ANGELES — As the battle against the Woolsey fire enters its seventh day, fire officials are optimistic that improved weather might help them get the upper hand in the Lull in winds could give firefighters the upper hand in Southern California blaze By Hannah Fry, Javier Panzar, Sarah Parvini and Melissa Etehad Updated 7:25 pm PST, Thursday, November 15, 2018 Fire crews seized a the wds Friday to beat down s as they braced for more of the hot, dry conditions that drove flames through cities and canyons, burng 700 structures, mostly homes, Tags: wildfires, fizzle, during, lull, Lull in Winds Aids Crews Disaster: Fireers brace for expected return of Santa Anas on Saturday. President declares state of emergency three counties, clearg way for U.S. aid. Disaster: Conditions may worsen tonight, and fireers brace for return of Santa Anas on Saturday. President declares state of emergency three counties.