"It was an inferno like you've never seen before", said Marian Williams, who caravanned with neighbors through flames before dawn as one of the wildfires reached the vineyards and ridges at her small Sonoma County town of Kenwood. The morning commute on southbound Highway 101 was slower than normal as additional cars evacuating the fire were on the roadway.
At least 4,500 acres in Mendocino County have also been scorched after the Redwood Fire ignited west of Mendocino National Forest, Cal Fire reported.
Fires are also burning in Butte and Nevada counties. Dozens of houses at a mobile home park were destroyed in a 20,000-acre brush fire burning out of control in Santa Rosa.
AccuWeather Meteorologist Jordan Root said dry and warm winds will continue to fan wildfires across the region before diminishing Monday evening.
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Sonoma County: Two evacuation centers are open in the city of Sebastopol at the Sebastopol Community Cultural Center 390 Morris Street and another at the Veterans' Memorial Building at 282 South High Street. Shelters have been set up in the affected counties. The paper said there were reports of at least three structures burning on Atlas Peak.
Belia Ramos, chairwoman of the Napa County Board of Supervisors, said "tremendous" wind gusts were making the fire unpredictable.
Piccinni said nearly all of Sonoma County's fire assets were being utilized.
Wind-whipped fires burned into parts of Santa Rosa and the Sonoma Valley early Monday morning, destroying multiple homes in neighborhoods to the north and southeast of Santa Rosa.
San Francisco authorities issued an air quality alert due to smoke from the blazes, warning residents to close windows, limit outdoor activities and keep pets inside, according to text messages sent by the city's emergency notification system. The fires spread across roads and burned several structures, local officials told CNN.
Emergency dispatchers were overwhelmed with 911 calls and advised callers to only call if actual flames were spotted. A faster moving fire in Napa County, the Atlas Fire, grew from 5,000 acres to 25,000 in just the last few hours.