The dry and hot weather continues, even though a weak trough is moving into the Great Basin. All that system will be able to do is usher in more warm, dry air from the north, while kicking up gusting winds in the mountains this afternoon.
Nick: "He said he started the fire to warm himself up" - he must have been really cold, since the fire was just "less than a quarter acre". If the sheriff is now openly defending an arsonist, what hope do we have of ever learning the true cause of the fire in this insane liberal state? The truth will only be revealed if it doesn't contradict the liberal narrative of California's ruling elite. Anything else will be considered hate speech, even if it's the actual facts.