The line of smoke coming through Borrego Canyon
Local tourists check out the conflagration eating up Foothill Ranch. Wind is blowing from left to right.
The last picture I took before heading back home. Something is going up. And look at all that tinder.
Portola Hills is on voluntary alert — which means everyone has put on their t-shirts and shorts, grabbed a beer and the dog, and walked down to Concourse Park to watch the smoke coming in.
Just got a call that I’ve been waiting for weeks — “You know, I’d really like to talk to you but we have this fire about 3/4 miles away and we’re packing the cars….”