Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Tucson, AZ

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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
452 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

AZZ502>515-030200-
TOHONO O`ODHAM NATION-UPPER SANTA CRUZ RIVER VALLEY/ALTAR VALLEY-
TUCSON METRO AREA-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
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-BABOQUIVARI MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING...SELLS...NOGALES...TUCSON...GREEN VALLEY...MARANA...
VAIL...PICACHO PEAK STATE PARK...MAMMOTH...ORACLE...
SIERRA VISTA...BENSON...WILLCOX...DOUGLAS...CLIFTON...SAFFORD...
HANNAGAN MEADOW...MOUNT GRAHAM...CHIRICAHUA NM...BISBEE...
CANELO HILLS...MADERA CANYON...MOUNT LEMMON...SUMMERHAVEN...
KITT PEAK
452 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

.NOW...
ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE NORTHEAST AT
AROUND 25 MPH THROUGH 7 PM MST ACROSS PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
ARIZONA. VALLEY RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL VARY WIDELY...RANGING FROM
JUST A COUPLE OF HUNDREDTHS...UP TO ONE-QUARTER OF AN INCH IN THE
HEAVIEST SHOWERS. SNOW LEVELS AROUND 8500 FEET AT 5 PM MST...WILL
LOWER TO NEAR 7000 FEET BY 7 PM MST. MOUNTAIN RAINFALL AMOUNTS
WILL GENERALLY BE BETWEEN ONE-THIRD AND ONE-HALF OF AN INCH. ALSO
EXPECT BREEZY WINDS THROUGH THE EARLY EVENING HOURS...WITH GUSTS
TO BETWEEN 30 AND 40 MPH.

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






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