A Monsoon Lull

The final flood advisory for Central Pima county has expired leaving all of Southern Arizona advisory/watch/warning free for the first time in a long time. So now that I have some down time let's discuss monsoon 2013 and where we stand. There are plenty of superlatives we can claim already. Douglas, for example, has received … Continue reading A Monsoon Lull

From the Heat to the Rain

It's now in the record books: for the first time ever, all 30 days in June were greater than 100 degrees in Tucson.¬† So if you thought it was unusually hot, you were correct. Chapter II: The monsoon¬† Thanks to the position of high pressure, which also brought us the heat, moisture has already begun … Continue reading From the Heat to the Rain