High temperatures, dry conditions continues to fuel wildfires in the West

Mandatory evacuations are still in place for the fire in Santa Barbara County.
1:02 | 07/08/18

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Transcript for High temperatures, dry conditions continues to fuel wildfires in the West
Now to the dangerous weather on both coast tonight. Triple digit temperatures and dry conditions fuming while flyers in the west. Some mandatory evacuations remain in place for Santa Barbara counties holiday fire at least ten homes destroyed there. At the same time off the East Coast tropical storm Chris churning in the Atlantic. Rip current warnings already opened down to Carolina beaches are chief meteorologist Jim disease track at all juju good evening. Tom we are baking here in the southwest and behind me a severe thunderstorm moving north toward Las Vegas that's going to be one the other concerns too but let's talk about the heat first not breaking look at Redding at 99 Monday 98 Sacramento won all five Phoenix. The monsoon moisture is really pushing in and this is a concern because we've got burned scars and areas that are so parts one to three inches can cost less body. Finally in the Atlantic were watching what's left the barrel with flash flood watch is on top of Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands as that moves through early this week. Critics should become a hurricane but the only impacts to the United States should be in the way of rip currents Tom we'll still keep our eye on it or prejudge.

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