More than a third of the community's 213 mobile homes burned as fire zigzagged along a hillside, skipping some streets and razing others.
The fire, in addition to destroying buildings, has damaged about 180 structures and ranks as the fifth-largest wildfire on record in California, according to Cal Fire.
Fire crews made enough progress against other large fires around LA to lift most evacuation orders.
One death has been confirmed. The governor, who strongly criticised Donald Trump's decision to pull out of the Paris climate deal in an interview with CBS due to be broadcast on Sunday evening, urged USA lawmakers to pay more attention to dealing with natural disasters such as fires, floods and earthquakes. North of San Diego, the 4,100-acre (1,660 hectare) Lilac Fire was also 90 percent contained on Monday, after destroying 151 structures.
Among the 6,397 fire personnel on the front lines, fire engines from Victorville, Murrieta, Los Angeles and beyond could be seen parked along winding roads, sitting in the command post set up at the Ventura County Fairgrounds.
Top wind speeds were forecast to increase to 55mph on Sunday from 40mph on Saturday, according to the National Weather Service (NWS).
Thomas Fire: It had scorched 173,000 acres by early Sunday, with about 15% of it contained.
At least 25,000 homes are threatened by five wildfires, according to the fire protection agency CAL FIRE.
Residents in coastal beach communities have been ordered to leave.
The crews of minimum security inmates will be fighting the Thomas Fire, the department said in a release.
He added that gusty winds and low humidity are continuing to create conditions for the fires to continue to burn.
AlertSanDiego, the region's cellphone emergency alert system, had sent out 23,000 evacuation messages as of Friday morning, including for new evacuations in Oceanside. It was partially contained after burning 362 square miles (937 square kilometers) of dry brush and timber.
Four civilians had suffered injuries and were taken to local hospitals, though authorities could not confirm the severity of the injuries. "It's so disgusting. You never think that it's going to happen to you, and it can".
The winds near the Thomas fire might be a little bit stronger later on Monday night into early Tuesday morning from the north, Munroe said, possibly 5 miles per hour stronger.
One woman, Lauren Fuga, said she watched in shock as the Liberty fire burned down part of her home in Murrieta.
Power has now been restored to more than 100,000 homes, following the heaviest snowfall in the United Kingdom in four years. Heathrow administration suggested that passengers check the status of their flights prior to traveling to the airport.
The first four and a half months of the probe comes with a price tag of more than $6.7 million, according to Fox News . Dianne Feinstein of California praised the work done by Mueller and his team in a statement Tuesday.
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North Korea is also concerned about the effects worldwide sanctions have had on the delivery of humanitarian aid. North Korean state media earlier said current tensions were "entirely ascribable to the USA hostile policy".
Prime Minister Turnbull campaigned in 2015 on the promise of having a revisitation of Australia's marriage laws. There have been two new announcements concerning gay marriage in just the past two or three days.
Gutierrez also revealed how he got a text from his son saying he can't leave the school as they are going on lockdown. Troyer said the Sheriff's Office obtained a search warrant to enter the home where the second suspect was arrested.
The legislation, Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2017 , makes the concealed carry permit of one state valid in the other 49. Both parties saw defections with 14 Republicans- including the head of the Congressional Second Amendment Caucus, U.S.
This news comes ahead of numerous United links to Spurs' Danny Rose , with a proposed £45m January deal looking likely to materialise.
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