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2:29 PM MST on September 16, 2019 (GMT -0700)
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Elev 4810 ft 31.67 °N, 110.55 °W | Updated 7 seconds ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
76.5 °F
Feels Like 78 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from West
Gusts 7.0 mph

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.11 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 7000 ft
Heat Index 78 °F
Dew Point 60 °F
Humidity 57%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:06 AM 6:26 PM
Waning Gibbous, 93% visible
SPECI KALK 162112Z AUTO 32012G19KT 10SM BKN070 27/13 A3011 RMK AO2 WSHFT 2052 T02670128
Pressure 30.11 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 7000 ft
Heat Index 78 °F
Dew Point 60 °F
Humidity 57%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:06 AM 6:26 PM
Waning Gibbous, 93% visible
SPECI KALK 162112Z AUTO 32012G19KT 10SM BKN070 27/13 A3011 RMK AO2 WSHFT 2052 T02670128

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 2:19 PM MDT Sep. 16, 2019 – National Weather Service

... A Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains in effect until 230 PM MST
for northeastern Pima and south central Pinal counties...

At 218 PM MST, a severe thunderstorm was located 12 miles southwest
of Picacho, or 24 miles south of Casa Grande, moving northeast at 10
mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to
         roofs, siding, and trees.

Locations impacted include...
Eloy, Picacho and Picacho Peak State Park.

This includes the following highways...
Interstate 10 between mile markers 205 and 223.
Route 87 between mile markers 116 and 117.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

Prepare immediately for large hail and deadly cloud to ground
lightning. Seek shelter inside a well-built structure. Stay away from
windows.

Continuous cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Move indoors immediately. Lightning is one of nature's leading
killers. Remember, if you can hear thunder, you are close enough to
be struck by lightning.


Lat... Lon 3262 11133 3238 11159 3261 11172 3273 11168
      3279 11157
time... Mot... loc 2118z 209deg 10kt 3256 11159

Hail... 1.00in
wind... 60mph


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217 PM MST Mon Sep 16 2019

The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
north central Pima County in southeastern Arizona...
southern Pinal County in southeastern Arizona...

* until 300 PM MST.

* At 215 PM MST, a severe thunderstorm was located 14 miles west of
Avra Valley, or 22 miles west of Marana, moving east at 10 mph.
There is weak rotation in this storm.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage
           to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include...
Avra Valley, Picture Rocks, Red Rock and Silver Bell.

This includes Interstate 10 between mile markers 224 and 226.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Prepare immediately for large hail and deadly cloud to ground
lightning. Seek shelter inside a well-built structure. Stay away from
windows.

A weak or small tornado is possible with this storm.


Lat... Lon 3233 11162 3249 11163 3262 11133 3228 11125
time... Mot... loc 2115z 264deg 10kt 3240 11156

Tornado... possible
hail... 1.25in
wind... 60mph


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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 2:21 PM MDT Sep. 16, 2019 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a

* small stream flood advisory for...
northeastern Pima County in southeastern Arizona...
southwestern Pinal County in southeastern Arizona...

* until 345 PM MST.

* At 220 PM MST, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause small stream flooding in the
advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Eloy, chui-chu, cockleburr, Kohatk, Shopishk, Silver Bell and east
chui-chu.

This includes Interstate 10 between mile markers 205 and 208.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


Lat... Lon 3266 11183 3251 11202 3261 11220 3265 11220
      3273 11209 3272 11205 3277 11202 3277 11188
      3279 11187 3279 11178 3273 11174 3273 11167
      3278 11159 3250 11133 3229 11159

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120 PM MST Mon Sep 16 2019

The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a

* small stream flood advisory for...
southeastern Pima County in southeastern Arizona...
north central Santa Cruz County in southeastern Arizona...

* until 315 PM MST.

* At 119 PM MST, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to slow
moving thunderstorms. This will cause small stream flooding in the
advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Sahuarita, Green Valley, Tubac, Amado and Arivaca Junction.

This includes Interstate 19 between mile markers 25 and 35.

Lat... Lon 3194 11099 3164 11105 3166 11120 3198 11116


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Dust Storm Warning
Issued: 1:54 PM MDT Sep. 16, 2019 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a

* dust Storm Warning for...
north central Pima County in southeastern Arizona...
southwestern Pinal County in southeastern Arizona...

* until 300 PM MST.

* At 154 PM MST, a dust storm was moving toward I-10 between Casa
Grande to Marana at 10 mph.

Hazard... less than a quarter mile visibility with strong wind in
           excess of 50 mph.

Source... detected by National Weather Service meteorologists.

Impact... dangerous life-threatening travel.

* This includes the following highways...
   Interstate 10 between mile markers 205 and 244.
   Route 87 between mile markers 116 and 123.

Locations impacted include...
Marana, Eloy, Avra Valley, tortolita, Picacho, chui-chu, Picacho Peak
State Park, Picture Rocks, Red Rock, cockleburr, North Komelik,
Kohatk, Jack rabbit, Shopishk, Dove Mountain, Silver Bell and east
chui-chu.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Dust storms lead to dangerous driving conditions with visibility
reduced to near zero. If driving, avoid dust storms if possible. If
caught in one, pull off the Road, turn off your lights and keep your
foot off the brake.


Lat... Lon 3263 11220 3268 11220 3268 11216 3272 11215
      3272 11205 3277 11205 3277 11188 3279 11187
      3279 11178 3273 11174 3273 11167 3292 11141
      3242 11104 3218 11145
time... Mot... loc 2054z 251deg 9kt 3273 11157


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Special Statement
Issued: 2:18 PM MDT Sep. 16, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Significant weather advisory for west central Cochise County until
245 PM MST...

At 218 PM MST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over
Whetstone, or 12 miles northwest of Sierra Vista, moving east at 10
mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Whetstone, Huachuca City, St. David, kartchner caverns State Park,
Fort Huachuca, Fairbank and Charleston.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Heavy rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead to
localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.


Lat... Lon 3160 11045 3182 11045 3194 11021 3160 11012
time... Mot... loc 2118z 251deg 9kt 3172 11037


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218 PM MST Mon Sep 16 2019

... Significant weather advisory for west central Cochise County until
245 PM MST...

At 218 PM MST, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over
Whetstone, or 12 miles northwest of Sierra Vista, moving east at 10
mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Whetstone, Huachuca City, St. David, kartchner caverns State Park,
Fort Huachuca, Fairbank and Charleston.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Heavy rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead to
localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.


Lat... Lon 3160 11045 3182 11045 3194 11021 3160 11012
time... Mot... loc 2118z 251deg 9kt 3172 11037


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