At least 15 people were killed in the wreckage in Montecito, California. Dozens more are still missing.
At least eight people have been killed by mudflows after a deluge of rain fell on the region left vulnerable by the Thomas Fire.
Mudslides, waterspouts, and flash flooding are expected in already hard-hit areas.
As of Monday afternoon, the fire had swelled to 270,000 acres.
Fires can be rejuvenating for some ecosystems. But as wildfires increase in frequency and severity, those ecosystems could see could their soil fertility and carbon capture depleted.
The Thomas Fire had burned an estimated at 65,500 acres and destroyed hundreds of structures as of mid-morning Wednesday.
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