Critical Fire Weather in the Southwest; Well Above Normal Temperatures in the Northern Plains

A low pressure system off southern California will bring dry and windy conditions across Arizona today supporting critical fire weather. Southerly winds will allow the northern Plains to continue to see rather mild temperatures with highs nearing or exceeding 60 degrees over the next several days, about 20-30 degrees above average. Read More >

Current conditions at

USCRN SITE AT SONORA DESERT MUSEUM NEAR TUCSON 11W (SDMA3)

Lat: 32.23944°NLon: 111.16972°WElev: 2768ft.

NA

74°F

23°C

Humidity 4%
Wind Speed NA NA MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint -5°F (-21°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 03 Mar 11:00 AM MST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles W Cortaro AZ

Red Flag Warning until March 3, 06:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Red Flag Warning until March 3, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Wed

    Red Flag Warning

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 17 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 46. West southwest wind 8 to 18 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 65. South wind 5 to 13 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. North wind 6 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 79. East wind around 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 52.

    Clear

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 17 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. West southwest wind 8 to 18 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 65. South wind 5 to 13 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. North wind 6 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 79. East wind around 9 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 52.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles W Cortaro AZ
 32.34°N 111.15°W (Elev. 2851 ft)
10:31 am MST Mar 3, 2021
11am MST Mar 3, 2021-6pm MST Mar 9, 2021
 
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