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Tucson weather: Stronger, cooler system coming

Tucson weather: Stronger, cooler system coming

Today's weaker system brought early morning rain across the area.

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Tucson weather: Low clouds, fog sticking around

Tucson weather: Low clouds, fog sticking around

A hard freeze warning is in effect from 3 a.m. to 9 a.m. Saturday.

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Brrr-inging in the new year in Southern Arizona

Brrr-inging in the new year in Southern Arizona

Storm system brought everything: snow, rain and cold weather.

December 31, 2014 8:45 pm Photos

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Rain in Tucson, snow in mountains likely Saturday

Rain in Tucson, snow in mountains likely Saturday

Look for high temperatures in the upper 50s to low 60s.

December 11, 2014 8:00 pm Photos

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Tucson's official monsoon total was perfectly normal

Tucson's official monsoon total was perfectly normal

Some areas saw twice their rainfall average. Phoenix might be the biggest story.

September 30, 2014 5:45 pm Photos

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Hurricane Odile didn't  follow the models

Hurricane Odile didn't follow the models

Mike Leuthold of the University of Arizona's Atmospheric Sciences Department concluded early Wednesday that Odile's moisture would miss Tucson. 

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Weather Channel's Cantore in Tucson

Weather Channel's Cantore in Tucson

Hopes the heavy rain doesn't lead to catastrophic floods.

September 16, 2014 7:13 pm Photos

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Severe storms reported west of Tucson

Severe storms reported west of Tucson

Up to 1 inch of rain possible with storms.

July 08, 2014 5:12 pmLoading…
Calling on St. John the rainmaker

Calling on St. John the rainmaker

No real chances of precipitation at least until next week.

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Report: Southwest faces increased threat from drought, wildfires and heat

Report: Southwest faces increased threat from drought, wildfires and heat

Temperatures in the Southwest are rising faster compared to those of the U.S. as a whole, a new White House report ion climate shows.

May 06, 2014 10:02 am Related Loading…
Simple device aims to aid drivers when dust storms hit

Simple device aims to aid drivers when dust storms hit

CASA GRANDE — A small, relatively inexpensive device a meteorologist built at his Mesa home in his spare time might lead to a warning system to help drivers avoid dangerous dust storms that sweep across Interstate 10 between Tucson and Phoenix.

March 20, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Tucson had warmest winter on record, National Weather Service says

Tucson had warmest winter on record, National Weather Service says

If it didn’t feel like winter to you this year, that’s no surprise.

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Read the map and weep: the rain didn't fall where most of us live

Read the map and weep: the rain didn't fall where most of us live

After a wet July, Tucson received little monsoon rain this year.

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Thunderstorm drops up to 2 inches of rain on city and on Mount Lemmon

A thunderstorm swept through the Tucson area Tuesday afternoon dropping up to 2 inches of rain on the city's southwest side and on Mount Lemmon.

August 20, 2013 6:18 pmLoading…
Severe storm warnings for Tucson

Severe storm warnings for Tucson

The National Weather service has added flash flood warnings to its alerts in the Tucson region today.

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Chuck George resigns from Tucson's KOLD

Chuck George resigns from Tucson's KOLD

KOLD Channel 13 chief meteorologist Chuck George has resigned, following a medical leave that lasted longer than two months.

August 13, 2013 8:00 pmLoading…
Tucson ties 39-day heat streak record

Tucson ties 39-day heat streak record

Tucson hit 100 degrees at 2:39 p.m. Tuesday — tying the streak of 39 days of 100 degrees or higher, says the National Weather Service.

July 09, 2013 4:58 pmLoading…

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