High winds, temps propel Southwestern wildfires

In a June 14, 2011 photo, large flames are visible behind a home off of Highway 92 as the Monument Fire burns in the Huachuca Mountains near Sierra Vista, Ariz. (AP Photo/Arizona Daily Star, Greg Bryan)

June 18, 2011 5:55:20 AM PDT
Firefighters are confronting strong winds and steamy weekend temperatures in their battle to keep more homes, dry forests and stretches of high desert from the flames of several wildfires throughout the Southwest.

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