Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Tucson, AZ

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FPUS75 KTWC 202020
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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
120 PM MST MON OCT 20 2014

AZZ503-504-506>514-202230-
UPPER SANTA CRUZ RIVER VALLEY/ALTAR VALLEY-TUCSON METRO AREA-
SOUTHEAST PINAL COUNTY-UPPER SAN PEDRO RIVER VALLEY-
EASTERN COCHISE COUNTY BELOW 5000 FEET-UPPER GILA RIVER VALLEY-
WHITE MOUNTAINS OF GRAHAM AND GREENLEE COUNTIES-
GALIURO AND PINALENO MOUNTAINS-CHIRICAHUA MOUNTAINS-
DRAGOON AND MULE AND HUACHUCA AND SANTA RITA MOUNTAINS-
CATALINA AND RINCON MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING...NOGALES...TUCSON...GREEN VALLEY...MARANA...VAIL...
MAMMOTH...ORACLE...SIERRA VISTA...BENSON...WILLCOX...DOUGLAS...
CLIFTON...SAFFORD...HANNAGAN MEADOW...MOUNT GRAHAM...
CHIRICAHUA NM...BISBEE...CANELO HILLS...MADERA CANYON...
MOUNT LEMMON...SUMMERHAVEN
120 PM MST MON OCT 20 2014

.NOW...
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP EARLY
THIS AFTERNOON WITH THE INITIAL FOCUS NEAR THE HIGHER TERRAIN
EAST OF TUCSON. THE SHOWER AND STORM ACTIVITY WILL MOVE WESTWARD
AT 10 TO 15 MPH THROUGH THE AFTERNOON. STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF
PRODUCING BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL WITH AMOUNTS RANGING BETWEEN ONE
QUARTER AND THREE QUARTERS OF AN INCH...GUSTY WINDS TO 35
MPH...AND DANGEROUS LIGHTNING.

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FOR A GRAPHICAL REPRESENTATION SEE:
WEATHER.GOV/TUCSON/MONSOON/GRANALYST.PHP






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