TODAY’S BEAMISH BLOGCAST
THE CLIFF NOTES
Today – Partly cloudy. 107°, west wind 10-15 MPH.
Tonight – Mostly clear. 79°, southeast wind 5 MPH.
Tomorrow – Partly cloudy. 105°, west wind 10-15 MPH.
For the 17th time this year, the Old Pueblo heads to triple digit territory.
Highs reach the 104-108° range this afternoon. Partly cloudy skies prevail for Metro Tucson, with mountains and areas along the border standing a slight storm chance today. Overnight lows drop to the upper 70s, which is well above normal for mid June.
The International Border and mountaintops should continue to see a daily round of isolated storms through Saturday. Dry and hot conditions are expected for Tucson heading into the weekend.
Models indicate a slow moisture increase by early next week as high pressure parks near Las Vegas. As a result, much of southern Arizona stands a slight thunder threat. Tucson rain chances sit at 10% Sunday through Tuesday, with daytime highs peaking around 103-105°.
SKY CANDY OF THE DAY
Sundown after the sizzle, captured Tuesday by David Grinney in Tucson.