TODAY’S BEAMISH BLOGCAST
THE CLIFF NOTES
Today – Sunny. 69°, northwest wind 5-10 MPH.
Tonight – Clear. 43°, southeast wind 5-10 MPH.
Tomorrow – Sunny. 79°, north wind 5-10 MPH.
Could the Old Pueblo reach 90° this week?
Highs this afternoon run 2-4° below average. Tucson peaks in the upper 60s under sunny skies. Winds will be much lighter today, peaking in the 5-10 MPH range.
Ridging takes over for much of the week, driving the mercury toward the upper 80s Wednesday through Friday. Wednesday’s forecast high of 88° is just 2 degrees shy of the record set back in 1989. Of note, Tucson’s average first 90° day typically arrives around April 9th.
Temperatures dip to the mid 80s for the upcoming weekend, which is still running well above mid-March normals. Ample sunshine reigns over the next 7 days.
PHOTO OF THE DAY
Show-stopping Sunday sunset, captured on Mount Lemmon by Zach Hewlett.