I’m going to be bold and say that I believe these winds are of a divine nature. We’re seeing prestige areas being destroyed and video interviews of people who have “lost everything” that’s dear to them — as we did during the devastating hurricanes earlier this year. No doubt these folks have insurance and can move on from this devastation, but if this is yet another “harbinger” then the Lord God is trying to get people whose hearts are far from Him to pay attention …
California wind hits unprecedented high — and so does fire danger
Southern California has felt yellow wind, orange wind and red wind. But never purple wind.
The color-coded system showing the expected strength of the wild winds driving the region’s fierce wildfires has reached uncharted territory. It has pushed past red, which means “high,” into purple, which means “extreme.”
State fire Director Ken Pimlott said Wednesday that purple has never been used here before.
He says that means winds could blow at 80 mph, a speed reaching hurricane strength.
The three major wildfires burning in Los Angeles and Ventura counties have already put tens of thousands of people under evacuation orders and destroyed nearly 200 homes and buildings.