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Slight risk of severe weather on Monday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center expects a slight risk of severe weather on Monday. The area of greatest concern extends from western Maine to eastern Ohio. The main threats with these storms will be damaging winds and large hail, but an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

EMPIRE (QEMA3)

Lat: 31.783472°NLon: 110.64325°WElev: 4650ft.

NA

89°F

32°C

Humidity 28%
Wind Speed WNW 8 G 17 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility NA
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 02 Aug 4:53 pm MST
Extended Forecast for

Sonoita AZ

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 81. West northwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming north northwest 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. West northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 81. West northwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming north northwest 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. West northwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Sonoita AZ
 31.68°N 110.65°W (Elev. 4895 ft)
2:34 pm MST Aug 2, 2015
5pm MST Aug 2, 2015-6pm MST Aug 9, 2015
 
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