Traffic was backed up on Highway 41 for miles Saturday afternoon when a vehicle went up in flames on the side of the road. More
As near-record heat ramps up in the northwestern United States into midweek, wildfire and poor air quality concerns will also mount.
A powerful 8.2-magnitude earthquake struck the Pacific Ocean near the islands of Fiji and Tonga on Sunday local time.
A sweep of cooler air in the central United States will be preceded by disruptive downpours and locally strong thunderstorms into the start of the new week.
The devastating western United States wildfire season may only grow worse in the coming weeks as dousing rainfall remains months away.