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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport (KIWA)

Lat: 33.31667°NLon: 111.65°WElev: 1381ft.

Mostly Cloudy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed E 7 MPH
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 45.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 20 Aug 6:47 am MST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles ENE Apache Junction AZ

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming south in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming south in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. West wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 94. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 96. East wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles ENE Apache Junction AZ
 33.45°N 111.44°W (Elev. 3917 ft)
2:58 am MST Aug 20, 2017
7am MST Aug 20, 2017-6pm MST Aug 26, 2017
 
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