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Flash Flood Watch
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WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
SOUTHEAST PINAL COUNTY-UPPER GILA RIVER VALLEY-
WHITE MOUNTAINS OF GRAHAM AND GREENLEE COUNTIES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AJO...ORGAN PIPE CACTUS N.M....
PICACHO PEAK STATE PARK...MAMMOTH...ORACLE...CLIFTON...SAFFORD...
HANNAGAN MEADOW
347 AM MST TUE SEP 16 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING
THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF SOUTHEAST ARIZONA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING 
  AREAS...SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY...SOUTHEAST PINAL COUNTY... 
  UPPER GILA RIVER VALLEY...WESTERN PIMA COUNTY AND WHITE 
  MOUNTAINS OF GRAHAM AND GREENLEE COUNTIES. 

* FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON

* AN INITIAL PERIOD OF RAIN ASSOCIATED WITH THE OUTER BAND OF
  HURRICANE ODILE WILL PASS THROUGH THE AREA THIS MORNING.
  THEREAFTER...THE TIMING OF THE ADDITIONAL PERIODS OF RAIN WILL
  BE LESS CERTAIN UNTIL LATE WEDNESDAY MORNING INTO THURSDAY WHEN
  THE BULK OF THE HEAVY RAINFALL CAN BE ANTICIPATED. RAINFALL
  AMOUNTS WILL VARY WIDELY ACROSS THE AREA...BUT THE HEAVIEST
  RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL TOTAL 2 TO 4 INCHES BY LATE THURSDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS ARE BECOMING FAVORABLE
FOR WIDESPREAD FLASH FLOODING TO DEVELOP. MONITOR FORECASTS
CLOSELY AND BE READY TO TAKE QUICK ACTION IF FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS
ARE ISSUED.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE
THE DANGERS OF FLASH FLOODS.  IF FLASH FLOODING IS OBSERVED...ACT
QUICKLY. TURN AROUND AND TAKE ANOTHER ROUTE.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...COMMERCIAL RADIO OR TELEVISION
STATIONS...OR YOUR CABLE TELEVISION PROVIDER FOR UPDATES ON THIS
FLASH FLOOD THREAT.

&&

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Few Clouds
Right Now
75°
Few Clouds
  • Humidity: 73%
  • Feels Like: 75°
  • Heat Index: 75°
  • Wind: E at 6 mph
  • Wind Chill: 75°
  • UV Index: 4 Moderate
  • Sunrise: 06:08:24 am
  • Sunset: 06:28:32 pm
  • Dew Point: 66°
  • Visibility: 10 mi

Updated: September 16, 2014 @ 10:03 am

Today

Variable clouds with scattered thunderstorms. High around 85F. Winds E at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 60%..

Tonight

Variable clouds with scattered thunderstorms. Low 72F. Winds ESE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60%.

Tomorrow

Thunderstorms likely. High 82F. Winds ESE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 80%. Localized flooding is likely in washes.

Next 12 Hours

Time
Temp
Wind
Precip
  • 11 am
    83°
    E @ 14mph
    50% Chance

    Scattered Thunderstorms

    Humidity: 52%

    Wind Chill: 83°

    Heat Index: 86°

    Wind: E @ 14mph

    UV Index: 3 Moderate

    Visibility: 10 mi

  • 12 pm
    83°
    ESE @ 13mph
    50% Chance

    Scattered Thunderstorms

    Humidity: 51%

    Wind Chill: 83°

    Heat Index: 86°

    Wind: ESE @ 13mph

    UV Index: 4 Moderate

    Visibility: 10 mi

  • 1 pm
    85°
    ESE @ 12mph
    40% Chance

    Scattered Thunderstorms

    Humidity: 47%

    Wind Chill: 85°

    Heat Index: 87°

    Wind: ESE @ 12mph

    UV Index: 4 Moderate

    Visibility: 10 mi

  • 2 pm
    85°
    E @ 12mph
    50% Chance

    Scattered Thunderstorms

    Humidity: 47%

    Wind Chill: 85°

    Heat Index: 87°

    Wind: E @ 12mph

    UV Index: 3 Moderate

    Visibility: 10 mi

  • 3 pm
    85°
    E @ 12mph
    50% Chance

    Scattered Thunderstorms

    Humidity: 48%

    Wind Chill: 85°

    Heat Index: 86°

    Wind: E @ 12mph

    UV Index: 2 Low

    Visibility: 9 mi

  • 4 pm
    84°
    ESE @ 12mph
    50% Chance

    Scattered Thunderstorms

    Humidity: 48%

    Wind Chill: 84°

    Heat Index: 86°

    Wind: ESE @ 12mph

    UV Index: 1 Low

    Visibility: 9 mi

  • 5 pm
    82°
    ESE @ 11mph
    40% Chance

    Scattered Thunderstorms

    Humidity: 52%

    Wind Chill: 82°

    Heat Index: 85°

    Wind: ESE @ 11mph

    UV Index: 0 Low

    Visibility: 10 mi

  • 6 pm
    82°
    E @ 10mph
    40% Chance

    Scattered Thunderstorms

    Humidity: 55%

    Wind Chill: 82°

    Heat Index: 84°

    Wind: E @ 10mph

    UV Index: 0 Low

    Visibility: 10 mi

  • 7 pm
    80°
    E @ 10mph
    50% Chance

    Scattered Thunderstorms

    Humidity: 56%

    Wind Chill: 80°

    Heat Index: 83°

    Wind: E @ 10mph

    UV Index: 0 Low

    Visibility: 9 mi

  • 8 pm
    79°
    ESE @ 11mph
    50% Chance

    Scattered Thunderstorms

    Humidity: 63%

    Wind Chill: 79°

    Heat Index: 82°

    Wind: ESE @ 11mph

    UV Index: 0 Low

    Visibility: 9 mi

  • 9 pm
    77°
    ESE @ 9mph
    60% Chance

    Scattered Thunderstorms

    Humidity: 68%

    Wind Chill: 77°

    Heat Index: 80°

    Wind: ESE @ 9mph

    UV Index: 0 Low

    Visibility: 8 mi

  • 10 pm
    77°
    E @ 9mph
    60% Chance

    Scattered Thunderstorms

    Humidity: 68%

    Wind Chill: 77°

    Heat Index: 80°

    Wind: E @ 9mph

    UV Index: 0 Low

    Visibility: 8 mi

Updated: September 16, 2014 @ 10:03 am

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