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Daniel Swain in The Los Angeles Times: Small brush fire in Bay Area punctuates Northern California’s driest February on record

“That we’re seeing *any* wildfire activity in northern California is extremely unusual — let alone this kind of very active fire behavior currently occurring <10 miles from downtown San Francisco,” tweeted Daniel Swain, a climatologist with UCLA, the National Center for Atmospheric Research and the Nature Conservancy.