Firefighters make progress in wildfires, but threat remains

A weathervane sits on top of a barn over a wildfire near Dillard, Ga., Monday, Nov. 21, 2016. (Curtis Compton /Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)
photo Firefighter Cody Henderson, of New Mexico, works on a hot spot near Clayton, Ga., as he fights wildfires, Monday, Nov. 21,2016. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

photo A California fire crew works to hold the northern head of a wildfire along the Appalachian Trail at Deep Gap, north of Tate City and the North Carolina border Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016. Firefighters have made progress in battling many of the large wildfires burning in the Southeast, but several blazes continue to creep into new areas — and investigators say more fires are being lit each day by suspected arsonists. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)