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Scenes from Southern California's wildfires

As many as five fires have closed Southern California highways, schools and museums, shut down production of TV series and cast a hazardous haze over the region. About 200,000 people were under evacuation orders. No deaths and only a few injuries were reported.

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Mandatory Credit: Photo by Alejandro Zepeda/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock (9264392a) Firemen try to put down a big forest fire near the city of Ensenada, in the state of Baja California Sur, Mexico, 07 December 2017. Strong Santa Ana winds are making it difficult for firefighters to control fires in California and Baja California in Mexico. Strong winds fuel forest fire in Baja California, Mexico, Ensenada - 07 Dec 2017

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Mandatory Credit: Photo by Alejandro Zepeda/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock (9264392b) A fire rages in a residential area in Ensenada, in the state of Baja California Sur, Mexico, 07 December 2017. Strong Santa Ana winds are making it difficult for firefighters to control fires in California and Baja California in Mexico. Strong winds fuel forest fire in Baja California, Mexico, Ensenada - 07 Dec 2017

Firefighter Patrick Larsen, of San Luis Obispo, battles
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Firefighter Patrick Larsen, of San Luis Obispo, battles a wildfire in Ojai, Calif., on Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)

TOPSHOT - The Thomas Fire burns behind trails
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TOPSHOT - The Thomas Fire burns behind trails on Old Baldwin Road in Ojai, California on December 6, 2017. Local emergency officials warned of powerful winds on December 7 that will feed wildfires raging in Los Angeles, threatening multi-million dollar mansions with blazes that have already forced more than 200,000 people to flee. / AFP PHOTO / Kyle GrillotKYLE GRILLOT/AFP/Getty Images

Firefighters walk along an alley as a wildfire
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Firefighters walk along an alley as a wildfire burns along a hillside toward homes in La Conchita, Calif., Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017. The wind-swept blazes have forced tens of thousands of evacuations and destroyed dozens of homes. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Smoke rises off the northbound side of US
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Smoke rises off the northbound side of US 101 freeway in the unicorporated comunity of La Conchita, Ventura County, as a firefighter stands nearby an eye watching on December 7, 2017 where high winds across southern California have been a recipe for explosive fire growth. Local emergency officials warned of powerful winds on December 7 that will feed wildfires raging in Los Angeles, threatening multi-million dollar mansions with blazes that have already forced more than 200,000 people to flee. / AFP PHOTO / FREDERIC J. BROWNFREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images

Mandatory Credit: Photo by JOHN CETRINO/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock (9264403c) Traffic
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Mandatory Credit: Photo by JOHN CETRINO/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock (9264403c) Traffic on the 101 highway sits stopped as flames from the Thomas fire cross the highway near Ventura, California, USA, 07 December 2017. An outbreak of several fires North of Los Angeles has occurred as one of the strongest Santa Ana winds forecast of the season is ongoing and expected to last several days. Smoke from Thomas fire near Ventura, California, Ojai, USA - 07 Dec 2017

Mandatory Credit: Photo by JOHN CETRINO/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock (9264402a) Firefighters
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Mandatory Credit: Photo by JOHN CETRINO/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock (9264402a) Firefighters work in heavy smoke from the Thomas fire along the Pacific Coast Highway near Ventura, California, USA, 07 December 2017. An outbreak of several fires North of Los Angeles has occurred as one of the strongest Santa Ana winds forecast of the season is ongoing and expected to last several days. Smoke from Thomas fire near Ventura, California, USA - 07 Dec 2017

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Mandatory Credit: Photo by JOHN CETRINO/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock (9264403f) A fire truck is shrouded in smoke from the Thomas fire near Ventura, California, USA, 07 December 2017. An outbreak of several fires North of Los Angeles has occurred as one of the strongest Santa Ana winds forecast of the season is ongoing and expected to last several days. Smoke from Thomas fire near Ventura, California, Ojai, USA - 07 Dec 2017

Flames consume a home as a wildfire burns
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Flames consume a home as a wildfire burns in Ojai, Calif., on Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017.

Two firefighters watch as a home burns in
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Two firefighters watch as a home burns in a wildfire in La Conchita, Calif., Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017. 

A wildfire threatens homes as it burns along
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A wildfire threatens homes as it burns along a hillside in La Conchita, Calif., Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017. 

A firefighter battles a wildfire in Ojai, Calif.,
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A firefighter battles a wildfire in Ojai, Calif., on Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017.

A family wears face masks as they walk
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A family wears face masks as they walk through the smoke-filled streets after the Thomas wildfire swept through Ventura, Calif., on Dec. 6, 2017.

A mansion that survived a wildfire sits on
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A mansion that survived a wildfire sits on a hilltop in the Bel Air district of Los Angeles Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017. 

A Los Angeles County Fire Department helicopter makes
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A Los Angeles County Fire Department helicopter makes a water drop on flames sweeping up a steep canyon wall, threatening homes on a ridge line after a wildfire swept through the Bel Air district of Los Angeles Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017.

Members of the Reinhardt family sort through the
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Members of the Reinhardt family sort through the remains of their home after the Thomas wildfire swept through Ventura, Calif., on Dec. 6, 2017.

A cat climbs down from an unburned tree
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A cat climbs down from an unburned tree where it had taken refuge near where 29 horses in stalls and numerous other animals died in the fast-moving Creek Fire at Rancho Padilla on Dec. 6, 2017 near Sylmar, Calif.

Crystal Shore look over the wildfire damaged neighbors
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Crystal Shore looks over the wildfire damaged neighbor's home along Via San Anselmo in the Sylmar area of Los Angeles Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017.

Heavy smoke covers Ventura as flames reach the
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Heavy smoke covers Ventura as flames reach the coast during the Thomas wildfire near Ventura, California on Dec. 6, 2017.

Heavy smoke covers the seaside enclave of Mondos
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Heavy smoke covers the seaside enclave of Mondos Beach beside the 101 highway as flames reach the coast during the Thomas wildfire near Ventura, California on Dec. 6, 2017. 

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