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28,000 Acre Southern California Wildfire 60 Percent Contained

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CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) -- Cool, moist air moving into Southern California is helping firefighters build containment lines around a huge wildfire burning through coastal mountains.

The 28,000 acre blaze at the western end of the Santa Monica Mountains is 60 percent contained as of Sunday.

Ventura County fire officials say full containment is expected Monday.

On Saturday authorities lifted evacuation orders for residences in several areas.

The National Weather Service says an approaching low pressure system would bring a 20 percent chance of showers Sunday afternoon, with the likelihood increasing into the night and on Monday.

The fire that broke out Thursday has caused damage to 15 homes.

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