Strong Winds, Rain And Snow In The Forecast This Week For Northern Arizona

A Wind Advisory will be in effect for Northern Arizona and a Red Flag Warning will be in effect for northeastern Arizona Monday as a strong cold front comes into the area. The National Weather Service says both will be in effect until 8 p.m. Areas in the Red Flag Warning including Winslow, Holbrook, the […]

Flagstaff Records The Driest Year On Record In 2020

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2020 was one of the driest and warmest years on record for Flagstaff and other areas of Northern Arizona. The National Weather Service says Flagstaff recorded 9.59 inches of precipitation for the year, which was the driest on record and over 12-inches below normal. The average temperature in Flagstaff was 48.2 degrees, which was the […]

Flagstaff Airport Has Recorded The Second-Driest August On Record

The 2020 Monsoon Season has been a non-soon this year for Northern Arizona. The National Weather Service says the Flagstaff Airport received just over three-tenths of an inch of rain in August, making it the second driest August on record and ten-percent of normal. Oddly enough, most of Flagstaff did better than the airport. Parts […]

Areas Of Northern Arizona See Near-Record Precipitation In November

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Cities in Northern Arizona saw near-record precipitation after a dry Monsoon season. The National Weather Service says Flagstaff picked up 5.66 inches of precipitation, making it the fifth-wettest November on record. The Prescott Airport received 2.43 inches of precipitation, making it the fourth-wettest November on record. Payson saw 7.36 inches in November making it the […]

Colder, Wetter Weather In Store For Northern Arizona Starting Tuesday Night

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Weather around Northern Arizona has been pleasant with high’s above normal for the last several weeks, but that’s about to change. The National Weather Service says two low pressure systems are set to combine across Arizona. One system is coming in from the south and is warmer, so it will bring mostly rain starting Tuesday […]

Heavy Rain Expected In Northern Arizona Monday And Tuesday

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It’s been a pretty dry Monsoon season, but the season could see a very wet ending this week. The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch for Oak Creek and Sycamore canyons and Yavapai County from 11 a.m. Monday until 5 a.m. Tuesday. A severe thunderstorm watch is also in effect until 9 […]

Monsoon Storm Dropped Hail And Rain To Parts Of Flagstaff Wednesday

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The Monsoon season has been a relatively dry one so far this summer, but Wednesday it left its mark on Flagstaff. Rain and hail started to fall on the Museum Fire scar at around 1:29 p.m., but most of the moisture fell below it. Coconino County officials say the area picked up nearly three-tenths of […]

Monsoon 2019 Has Been A “Nonsoon” In Many Parts Of Northern Arizona

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It’s been a weak Monsoon season in 2019 and it’s not going to get any better this week. The National Weather Service says it will be a dry week, with no storm chances in Northern Arizona, with the exception for the eastern White Mountains. Highs will be slightly above normal, with temperatures in the 80s […]

Monsoon Season Looking To Kick Off This Week In Northern Arizona

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It looks like we will see the Monsoon Season ramp up in Northern Arizona this week. The National Weather Service says moisture from Mexico will begin to enter the state tomorrow and be more widespread by Thursday. Flagstaff will see a chance of storms starting on Wednesday, but most storms could be void of rain […]

The Monsoon Season Begins Saturday

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The Monsoon Season begins Saturday in Arizona. However, even though the season will get underway this weekend, afternoon storms don’t kick into gear until around the Fourth of July. The National Weather Service predicts a later than usual start to season this year. Forecasters predict the season could get going in mid-July. They also predict […]