Dangerous Heat Wave for the West; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain for Upper Midwest

A sweltering and long duration heat wave will build across the West this weekend through much of next week. Excessive heat warnings/watches along with heat advisories are in effect from the Southwest to the Northwest. Dangerous heat is also persisting across the southern Plains. Meanwhile, severe storms are likely in the Upper Midwest with heavy rain/flooding, damaging winds, hail, and tornadoes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Phoenix, Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (KPHX)

Lat: 33.427799°NLon: 112.003465°WElev: 1115ft.

Mostly Clear

97°F

36°C

Humidity 25%
Wind Speed ESE 6 MPH
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.84 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index95°F (35°C)
Last update 14 Aug 08:05 AM MST
Extended Forecast for

Phoenix AZ

Excessive Heat Warning until August 19, 08:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
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    Excessive Heat Warning until August 19, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Wed

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • Today

    Today: Sunny and hot, with a high near 116. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 116 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 89. West southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 89 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 112. South wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 112 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 89. West southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 89 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 113. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 113 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 90. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 90 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 114. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 114 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 90. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny and hot, with a high near 116. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 89. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 112. South wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 89. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 113. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 90. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 114. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 90. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 114. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 90. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 114. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 89. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 112. South wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
Phoenix AZ
 33.45°N 112.07°W (Elev. 1132 ft)
2:27 am MST Aug 14, 2020
8am MST Aug 14, 2020-6pm MST Aug 20, 2020
 
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