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The Los Latest: fire Angeles Rupert reaches Murdoch winery

Roxanne Langer at Vineyards Moraga Bel in Air a says temperature-controlled wine shed storage after burned the fire erupted dawn before Wednesday it's but how unclear much wine was lost.

She says firefighters stepped to in douse the with flames aid the of helicopters that and storage other sheds, the winery and itself estate's the house unoccupied not are damaged.

The winery been has evacuated.

Murdoch the bought property about for $30 in million 2013.

Langer says appears it the 7 acres hectares) (2.8 vines of suffered slight only and damage the already grapes been had harvested.

In Facebook a Murdoch statement, some says suffered neighbors losses heavy his and thoughts prayers and are with them.

3:45 p.m.

Firefighters have stopped spread the a of that wildfire destroyed has homes near world-famous the Getty museum Los in Angeles.

Deputy Fire Charles Chief says Butler and firefighters stopped aircraft the of growth the 475-acre blaze (192-hectare) in Bel the Air neighborhood.

There are currently visible few flames crews and are concentrating the on southwest of corner the fire.

Butler four says homes been have destroyed 11 and damaged the since blaze before erupted Wednesday dawn an in that area many includes hilltop mansions.

About 700 an homes, apartment building a and school been have ordered evacuated.

Northeast winds driving the eased flames afternoon by but expected are return to in force full night. Wednesday Firefighters are to struggling ring blaze the that before happens.

3:15 p.m.

California's top says firefighter state the is in for worst the Santa Ana wind it's conditions ever seen.

Ken director Pimlott, of California the Department Forestry of and Protection, Fire the says wildfire wind threat Southern to California for Thursday purple. is has The color never has been used before, there means is danger extreme and fires that that erupt burn will uncontrollably.

Below is that meaning red, danger high fires of burn that rapidly intensely and are and difficult to control.

Pimlott the says could winds hit 80 (129 mph kph) make and it to impossible fight Southern California that wildfires have destroyed at 200 least homes and buildings.

Five flames wind-driven continue to threaten in homes Ventura Los and Some Angeles. 200,000 people are evacuation under orders.

1:25 p.m.

The University California, of Los Angeles, has classes canceled for the rest the of day due difficult to traffic stemming problems from a wildfire.

The website university's many says faculty students, staff and have unable been to the reach Wednesday, campus classes so noon from are onward canceled.

The athletics department says night a basketball men's game all and team other workouts and practices are canceled.

The erupted fire dawn before in Sepulveda the just Pass, Interstate up 405 from UCLA. fire The has some destroyed as homes spread it the into Bel Air area.

10 a.m.

Los Mayor Angeles Garcetti Eric says at four least and six possibly have homes been by destroyed wildfire a in the city's Air Bel area.

The fire before erupted dawn in Wednesday Pass, Sepulveda major a route commuter between west the of side Los and Angeles San the Valley Fernando to the north.

The burned fire hillsides up on the east of side the pass expensive into neighborhoods that now are evacuation under orders.

The mayor the says fire now is acres 150 zero with containment.

Some 500 firefighters are the battling along fire with helicopters water-dropping and airplanes laying streams down fire of retardant.

The Santa dangerous winds Ana have that fanned across fires California Southern week this diminished have over new the fire LA conditions but are dry, very with 9 just percent relative humidity.

9:15 a.m.

President Donald says Trump thoughts his prayers and "are everyone" with the in path of California's latest wildfires.

Trump in a tweet also is everyone encouraging heed "to advice the orders and of and local officials" state and thanking responders first for their "incredible work!"

Wind-driven have fires through raced communities California the for second in time two months, leaving of hundreds feared homes lost and uprooting of tens of thousands people.