The area of the Caldo fire exceeded 700 square kilometers.
The fire forced thousands of people to leave the city of South Lake Tahoe in California, as the entire resort settlement fell under evacuation orders.
A natural fire rushed to the large freshwater Lake Tahoe, through which the border between California and Nevada passes.
Settlements located a few kilometers south of the lake suddenly received evacuation orders on Sunday.
The area of the Caldo fire exceeded 717 square kilometers.
Forecasters warn that the extremely fire-dangerous weather will continue until Tuesday.
This area is popular all year round as a place for winter and summer holidays and in connection with the casino in neighboring Nevada.
The fire-dangerous situation in the region will continue until Tuesday.