TODAY’S BEAMISH BLOGCAST
THE CLIFF NOTES
Today – 10% chance of storms, hot. 100°, west-southwest wind 10 MPH.
Tonight – Mostly clear. 78°, southeast wind 5 MPH.
Tomorrow – 20% chance of storms. 99°, west wind 10 MPH.
The Monsoon looks poised to make a little more noise this week.
This afternoon features a slight chance of a stray storm in the metro. For the 38th time this year, Tucson reaches triple digits for daytime highs. The best chance of storms today will be along the International Border & mountains.
Today’s Monsoon Prediction Index is 1 out of 10 for Tucson, indicating a low storm risk.
High pressure slowly increase Monsoon moisture, which interacts with an inverted trough by the middle of the week. Storm chances increase from 20% tomorrow to 40% Wednesday and Thursday. Daytime highs drop below the century mark as the thunder threat rises.
The isolated flavor of the Monsoon & triple digit heat returns heading into the weekend.
SKY CANDY OF THE DAY
Last night’s sunset got social media buzzing! Thank you Bill Gross of Oro Valley for this phenomenal shot.