Significant Flooding to Continue Across Portions of the South; Another Round of Heavy Snows Across the Desert Southwest through Tonight

Periods of heavy rainfall will continue to enhance river flooding and the risk for flash flooding from the Ohio and Mississippi Valleys to the Deep South through this weekend. Additionally, severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and a few tornadoes are possible across this region on Saturday. Heavy snows, even in lower elevations, return to the Desert Southwest through tonight. Read More >

Current conditions at

EMPIRE (QEMA3)

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

NA

38°F

3°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed SSW 12 G 23 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill30°F (-1°C)
Last update 21 Feb 8:53 am MST
Extended Forecast for

Sonoita AZ

Winter Storm Warning February 21, 11:00pm until February 22, 05:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  • Today

    Today: A chance of snow showers before 11am, then rain and snow showers between 11am and 1pm, then rain showers after 1pm.  High near 41. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 21 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain showers before 4am, then rain and snow showers.  Low around 33. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 25 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.

    Breezy.
    Showers then
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain and snow showers, becoming all snow after 10am. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 37. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy then
    Snow Showers

    High: 37 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 17. West southwest wind 9 to 13 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 17 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 43. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 20 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 54.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 58.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of snow showers before 11am, then rain and snow showers between 11am and 1pm, then rain showers after 1pm. High near 41. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 21 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
Rain showers before 4am, then rain and snow showers. Low around 33. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 25 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 9 inches possible.
Friday
Rain and snow showers, becoming all snow after 10am. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 37. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 17. West southwest wind 9 to 13 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 43. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
Sonoita AZ
 31.68°N 110.65°W (Elev. 4895 ft)
8:17 am MST Feb 21, 2019
9am MST Feb 21, 2019-6pm MST Feb 27, 2019
 
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