A couple waits in vain to be escorted to pick up possessions from their home inside an evacuation zone on October 11, 2017 in Napa, California.
(KGTV) - Tens of thousands of acres have been scorched by multiple fires burning throughout the Northern California area.
According to fire authorities, at least 31 people have died and more than 400 are missing from the fires raging across the state. More than 2,000 homes and businesses have also been burned or damaged.
About 22 fires are burning across the northern half of the state, with nearly 8,000 firefighters deployed to battle the blazes.
The Red Cross has a website where residents can mark themselves safe and relatives can search for their loved ones.
Here is a look at the major fires burning in California and the latest information on each (Friday, 11:40 a.m. PST):
Canyon Fire 2:
Redwood/Potter Complex Fire
La Porte Fire