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A red flag warning remained in place until 6 p.m. Sunday for a large portion of Southern California, officials said.
The areas under warning included most of Los Angeles County, except for the Antelope Valley.
The Santa Ana Mountains in Orange County and a large portion of Ventura County were also on high alert, according to the National Weather Service.
It was the third straight day of critical fire danger in the region.
The warnings were caused by powerful Santa Ana winds and low humidity, officials said.