Trees frame a view of a rocky ridge above the Bellota Trail in the Catalina Mountains. The trail starts at an elevation of about 4,400 feet.

Photos by Doug Kreutz / Arizona Daily Star

Although today's high temperature is quite a bit warmer than yesterday, conditions are still running below normal and will continue to do so through Friday.

Things will heat up quickly this weekend though, and next week we'll be back to above normal temperatures.

This evening brings a slight chance of showers or thunderstorms across the White Mountains.

High: 86

Low: 60