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Early Southern California Wildfire Threatens Homes

NEWBURY PARK, CA - MAY 02: A fire fighting helicopter prepares for a water drop onto an out of control wildfire on May 2, 2013 in Newbury Park, California. Hundreds of firefighters are battling wind and dry conditions as over 6000 acres have already been burned northwest of Los Angeles. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Wildfires blaze in California

The wind and heat have created a fire department has called a 'perfect recipe' for wildfires, as devastating blazes tear across southern California. Residents are being evacuated as firefighters try to control the fires.