Storm cells push some wildfires to grow large quickly

ALTURAS, Calif.—Continuing lightning storms are not only igniting fires, but the associated erratic conditions are making some of them grow very quickly. Information about the Gold and Hog fires is available from CAL FIRE at: https://www.fire.ca.gov/incidents/. Eleven active fires have been discovered on the Modoc National Forest so far, with three growing to appreciable size. […]