Climate change has brought us megafires, but the growing El Niño condition can help us predict where they are most likely to ignite this year.
Forest Service anticipates spending up to $1.6 billion fighting a fire season that could be worse than normal.
Around 200 firefighters with scores of vehicles were battling the inferno and aircraft were dumping water on the flames.
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Nearly 6,000 firefighters have been called in to battle 12 fires raging out of control across California.
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Glaciers retreat in Alaska, two tropical storms harass Hawaii and dust covers the Red Sea.
Wildfires raging over northern California have created huge pyrocumulus clouds.
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