Rain, pumping water and cooler temperatures have helped pond make a comeback.
Monsoon clouds over Tucson are spectacular — and can tower 11 miles high.
Heavy rain also fell over parts of central Tucson.
After a July downpour that dropped 1.5 inches of rain in various spot of Tucson, the sun sets with a dramatic glow framed by Saguaro and Mesquite trees as shown from Corona de Tucson looking west on July 8, 2004.
Sinkholes have formed along a segment of the popular Loop trail.
Weather service sees a decent chance the monsoon will wake up again.
Up to 1 inch of rain possible with storms.
Lightning strikes the Rincon mountains during an early evening thunderstorm on July 16, 2005 in Tucson, Ariz.
The month of February — perhaps trying to make up for 2013, when it brought snow to Tucso n — served up balmy, springlike weather this year.
Water levels at popular Rose Canyon Lake north of Tucson are about 2 feet below normal — and the lake won’t refill until rain and snowmelt come to the rescue.
The warm, dry winter — with a lack of normal rain and snowfall — has primed Southeastern Arizona for potentially widespread wildfires this year, say national forest and parks officials.
Wildflowers in the desert around Tucson could still come through with a “pretty good” spring bloom, even though the city has received a paltry 0.01 inch of rain so far this year, flower experts say.
After the third warmest January on record, 60-degree days could be a shock.
Poppies are beginning to appear promising a colorful spring like these along Arizona 86 near Kitt Peak on Monday, January 19, 2005. Photo by Ron Medvescek/Arizona Daily Star.
Deep-soaking rains across Southern Arizona over the weekend were a “triggering” event for a possibly bountiful wildflower bloom next spring.
This year's El Tour de Tucson will not set any speed records.
The El Tour de Tucson officials are considering an alternate route for at least a portion of the race due to mounting concerns about flooding near the Sabino Canyon area.
This year’s monsoon has been less than a wet-and-wild wonder, and forecasters say it might be on the verge of fizzling out altogether.
I'm feelin' blue. While the corpulent white clouds form and collect nearly every afternoon, this summer's rains haven't given us much to cheer about. Even the little rain that has managed to make its way into our water-starved valley has left me unimpressed.