The 90s are roaring back

TUCSON - It's been a relatively warm April so far with the average temperature 1.5 degrees above April standards. Oddly enough TUS has only recorded four days with temperatures above the 90 degree mark. All of these occurrences have happened during the month of April. https://twitter.com/mattbrode/status/1121264016943460352 With just a week left of the month this … Continue reading The 90s are roaring back

Tucson snow? A lot of Winter remains.

TUCSON - After a very wet Thursday of weather - 6" of rain fell on Mt. Lemmon - Mother Nature and more importantly Father Winter is far from being over.  Check out the rain totals across the City over the past 24 hours.  https://twitter.com/mattbrode/status/1096547309528199168 Much drier weather arrives over the weekend but the air-mass will … Continue reading Tucson snow? A lot of Winter remains.

The coldest air since the 1990s

Tucson - On the heels of a snowy Monday across the midwest and Great Lakes, the coldest air since 1994 is marching into the same parts of the country.  Cold air with its origins near the North Pole, also known as "the polar vortex", will bring crippling cold to the upper midwest Tuesday and Wednesday. … Continue reading The coldest air since the 1990s

Our next Winter Storm is in the forecast

It's been a wild, wet, white and cold start to the new year and the next Winter Storm is already on the horizon.  Friday and Saturday will finally feature high temperatures near average for this time of year as we near the mid 60s. Skies remain mostly sunny through Saturday afternoon,  By Sunday another storm … Continue reading Our next Winter Storm is in the forecast

Here comes our first round of Winter

TUCSON - While Winter is officially three weeks away, Mother Nature is sending a Winter-like blast of rain, snow and cold air to southern Arizona.  A cold front will sweep through the State late tonight and into Friday morning bringing plenty of changes. Valley rain and mountain snow begins around 1 am and should finish … Continue reading Here comes our first round of Winter

Who’s ready for a blast of cold air?

TUCSON -  With only a few days remaining in November, it seems likely that the month will go into the record books as slightly cooler than average. October was also cooler than average. The last time Tucson strung together consecutive months with below average temperatures was November 2015 - January 2016. It's a tight race … Continue reading Who’s ready for a blast of cold air?

A Halloween Chill

TUCSON - Heads up trick-or-treaters, this Halloween will bring a spooky chill to the area and temperatures will quickly fall into the 50s as soon as 8 PM tonight. Much cooler air has filtered into the region after yesterday's cold front and a Freeze Warning - the first of the season - has been issued … Continue reading A Halloween Chill

The October chill continues

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

What month is it? More cold, rain and snow is here.

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.