LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Southern California braced for yet another day of hot and dry conditions amid a weekend plagued by extreme fire danger.
A red flag warning issued for the region is expected to expire by 6 p.m. Sunday, according to the National Weather Service. High wind advisories for Anaheim, Irvine, Riverside, and Santa Ana are set to expire at noon.
On Saturday, firefighters fanned out all across the Southland made quick work, knocking down several small brush fires sparked by the hot, dry and windy conditions.
In Woodland Hills, a grass fire burned over a ridge behind several homes, briefly threatening a neighborhood just above Ventura Boulevard. At its peak, flames could be seen shooting 20-feet into the air.