Buzz·Posted on Sep 9, 202020 Pictures Of The West Coast Wildfires That Show Just How Apocalyptic It Looks"If you are in denial about climate change, come to California." —Governor Newsomby Syd RobinsonBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink Wildfires are absolutely tearing through the West Coast right now, and despite the fire season having only just started, these fires are proving to be some of the worst in history. Mike McGough @Mike_McGough This is the view from a PG&E AlertWildfire network camera ~2 miles east of Paradise, as of two minutes ago. 03:50 PM - 09 Sep 2020 Reply Retweet Favorite Due to several lightning strikes, unusually dry, hot weather, and a gender reveal party, these wildfires have been spreading all the way through California, Oregon, and Washington. Jessica Christian @jachristian Eli Harik wears a mask while gazing at the Bay Bridge and heavy orange skies due to nearby wildfires hanging over San Francisco on Wednesday, September 9 @sfchronicle 04:46 PM - 09 Sep 2020 Reply Retweet Favorite People have been taking to social media to post their own sightings of the wildfires, which range from distant looming smoke clouds seen from Oregon... Nathan Harper @natewou #Lionsheadfire from Red Butte. Jorn lake below. @Salem_Statesman 09:21 PM - 07 Sep 2020 Reply Retweet Favorite ...all the way to this absolutely apocalyptic orange sky in San Francisco. gιℓєѕ @Gi1es Forest fires have gone fully Blade Runner this morning #SanFrancisco 03:23 PM - 09 Sep 2020 Reply Retweet Favorite This local news reporter live-tweeted footage showing the bright red glow of downtown Stayton, Oregon, during the middle of the day: Christine Pitawanich @CPitawanichKGW This is nuts. Downtown Stayton at 12:22pm. Be safe, everyone. #KGW #Oregon #Fire #Smoke #LionsheadFire @KGWNews 07:38 PM - 08 Sep 2020 Reply Retweet Favorite Christine Pitawanich @CPitawanichKGW It’s not even 4pm and this is what it now looks like in Stayton. The more yellow picture was taken about an hour ago. Crazy how fast things can change out here. #KGW #Oregon #Fire #LionsheadFire #Smoke 10:52 PM - 08 Sep 2020 Reply Retweet Favorite Some folks are tweeting the views from their apartments in San Francisco, and they're literally otherworldly. Vinny DaSilva 🛫🌍🎮☕ @vad710 No Filter, No Post - just the view from my apartment at ~8am on an abnormal Wednesday morning. #Wildfires #StaySafeStayHealthy #SanFrancisco 03:39 PM - 09 Sep 2020 Reply Retweet Favorite brian wickman @wickman good morning, hell 03:51 PM - 09 Sep 2020 Reply Retweet Favorite rat king @MikeIsaac not kidding i am on the red planet aka inside my apartment in sf right now 04:47 PM - 09 Sep 2020 Reply Retweet Favorite Mat Honan @mat Good morning San Francisco 03:15 PM - 09 Sep 2020 Reply Retweet Favorite Others have even been documenting their wildfire experiences on TikTok. @havoc_rx7 It’s pretty bad people...I hope everyone is doing alright. #wildfire #oregon #oregonfire #fyp #foryou #foryoupage #fypシ #prayfororegon #help ♬ original sound - havoc_rx7 Like this guy who showed us what the sky above him looked like around noon. @kadarclaiborne ♬ original sound - kadarclaiborne And this girl who posted her view from Salem, Oregon, adding that she "can barely breathe" in her house despite all of her windows being closed. @kayydubbss update for you guys, stay safe if you live in oregon & keep an eye out to see if ur town is evacuating ❤️🙏🏼 #westcoast #oregon #wildfire #pray #fyp ♬ Test and Recognize by Seekae .Flume rework. - daycore.audios One person specifically showed how much ash had fallen on their car, and yeah — it's pretty terrifying. @jchavez999 Pray for Oregon #Oregon #wildfires #Eugeneoregon #ash #smokey 🌲🔥 ♬ Sweet Dreams (A cappella) - Holly Henry These wildfires come just after a massive heat wave for California, where temperatures got as high as 117 degrees. Zneha @mithrilmaker San Francisco 09.09.20 03:23 PM - 09 Sep 2020 Reply Retweet Favorite Many counties all over the West Coast are quickly being evacuated. laundry sauce @keira_dawn_ 3 pm in silverton, oregon today,,, why is no one talking about these wildfires 12:26 AM - 09 Sep 2020 Reply Retweet Favorite Not to mention, Northern California recorded the worst air quality in the world on Wednesday, Aug. 19. Ana Shaughnessy @AnaShaughnessy woke up to berkeley looking like mars- this is terrifying. the west coast is on fire and climate change is getting REAL real 03:25 PM - 09 Sep 2020 Reply Retweet Favorite A few weeks ago, after even more fires were raging across the state of CA, Governor Gavin Newsom spoke at the DNC and said: "If you are in denial about climate change, come to California." @westcoastcali California wildfires #California #wildfire #prayforcalifornia #fire #bayarea #californiafire ♬ Test and Recognize by Seekae .Flume rework. - daycore.audios This quote feels even more applicable today. So please — if you are in denial about climate change... Goodnight, Texas @Goodnight_Texas San Francisco, 8:08am. No filter. The entire west coast is on fire. 03:42 PM - 09 Sep 2020 Reply Retweet Favorite ...just look at California. Emad @emadabdulrahim Apparently space travel already happened. Hello Mars. #CaliforniaFires #SanFrancisco 03:16 PM - 09 Sep 2020 Reply Retweet Favorite Or if you're anywhere on the West Coast, just look outside.