TUCSON - The last time Tucson reached 90 degrees or more was on September 30th. This may not seem like a huge deal but we've reached 100 degrees many times in October. https://twitter.com/mattbrode/status/1054577910777024512 The last time the City of Tucson went through an entire month of October without reaching 90 degrees was in 1984. It … Continue reading Closing time for 90 degrees in Tucson
TUCSON - Today marked the 12th consecutive day the City of Tucson has seen below average temperatures. Out of the 17 days so far this month, 14 have been below average. If you compare the first 17 days of October this year to last year, well there is simply no comparison. This year's average October … Continue reading The October chill continues
TUCSON - Rain overspread much of metro Tucson - AGAIN - tonight and more rain is in the forecast tonight through Tuesday. And oh, don't look now, but more rain is possible this weekend and even into next week if we can tap into Tropical Storm Tara. Okay back to the big chill: the first … Continue reading What month is it? More cold, rain and snow is here.
TUCSON - Record rain (0.76") on Wednesday put the monsoon total in Tucson at 7.01". This is the fifth year in-a-row that the City of Tucson has exceeded its monsoon average of 6.08". https://twitter.com/mattbrode/status/1042922626124013575 In addition, for the first time since the early 1980s, Tucson has picked up over 7.00" of rain in three consecutive … Continue reading Recent rain puts Tucson in a monsoon surplus for the fifth straight year
TUCSON - We often ponder in the weather center when to use the term 'hot' to describe our weather. We all agree that anytime we hit 100 or more, we use the term hot.If it were 88 in the summer, naturally we would say it's 'cool'. But I'm calling our projected high of 88 degrees … Continue reading It’s ‘Hot’