Poor visibility due to fog is once again expected in the country in the early hours of Tuesday, followed by strong winds and dusty conditions, the Qatar Met department has said.
The fire, dubbed the Thomas Fire, raged in the foothills above and in the city of Ventura some 50 miles northwest of Los Angeles, fire officials said late on Tuesday, a day after it began.
The cyclone brought high-speed winds and heavy rains to the Tamil Nadu and Kerala states on the mainland before moving towards the Lakshadweep archipelago off the south-west coast of India.
The Met department said scattered light rain had been detected in the northern areas along with partly cloudy skies.
Fast-moving fires spread by shifting winds forced thousands more to evacuate their homes on Saturday as the death toll over the week rose to 40, with hundreds missing.
The death toll from raging California wildfires rose to 31 on Thursday as body recovery teams used cadaver dogs to locate victims, making it the deadliest series of blazes in the state's history.
The National Hurricane Center forecast potentially deadly storm surges - water driven ashore by the winds along some parts of the coast.
Irma was about 495 miles (795 km) southeast of Miami, Florida, early on Friday, after soaking the northern coasts of the Dominican Republic and Haiti and pummelling the Turks and Caicos Islands.