Active Weather Pattern To Persist Over The Eastern U.S Through Midweek

A slow moving low pressure system will bring rounds of showers and thunderstorms from the Middle Atlantic to the Southeast U.S over the next couple of days. Some of the storms could be severe especially over the Southeast. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for flooding of low lying and poor drainage areas.
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Current conditions at

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport (KIWA)

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

A Few Clouds

90°F

32°C

Humidity 13%
Wind Speed VRBL 7 MPH
Barometer 29.90 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 45.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 03 May 1:47 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles S Tortilla Flat AZ

Fire Weather Watch May 5, 12:00pm until May 5, 08:00pm
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Fire Weather Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 88. South wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 63. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 95. Breezy, with an east wind 10 to 20 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 95 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 90. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a south wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Breezy, with a southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. West southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 88. South wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 63. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 95. Breezy, with an east wind 10 to 20 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 90. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a south wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Breezy, with a southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. West southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.
Sunday
A 10 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles S Tortilla Flat AZ
 33.46°N 111.39°W (Elev. 2598 ft)
1:48 pm MST May 3, 2016
2pm MST May 3, 2016-6pm MST May 9, 2016
 
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