Tucson weather: Road up Mount Lemmon re-opens for vehicles with four-wheel drive

Tucson weather: Road up Mount Lemmon re-opens for vehicles with four-wheel drive

The road up Mount Lemmon re-opened Saturday morning to vehicles with chains and four-wheel drive. 

The road was closed Friday morning due to inclement weather. Drivers are advised to watch for ice on the road, according to the Pima County Sheriff's Department.

Conditions can change rapidly. For the most up-to-date closures, call 520-547-7510.

The Tucson metro area got around .50-.75 inches of rain, according the National Weather Service. 

The weather service also issues a flash flood watch in the Tucson area until 5 p.m. Friday. 
 
There is also a wind advisory, in place until 2 p.m. 
 
At 6:38 a.m., NWS issued a brief tornado warning in areas north of Tucson, including part of Marana. The warning expired at 7 a.m.
 
High: 59
 
Low: 39

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