Sunflower and sun

What is a sunflower to do but bask in the sun on a warm day? Photo by Doug Kreutz / Arizona Daily Star

Today should mark the hottest temperatures of the year so far and the start of consecutive days of triple-digit heat in Tucson.

It'll be the second day of the year we reach 100 degrees after experiencing it Sunday afternoon. The high temperature today should still be below any record highs, according to the National Weather Service.

High: 104

Low: 74

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