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Tracking the rise and fall of floods

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The extremes of flash floods can be seen on streamflow gauges located across the area.

Rainfall potential into this upcoming workweek

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With Hurricane Norbert's rain behind us, we are now looking to a new Hurricane to bring major rains to Arizona. Which could start impacting some of us as early as Monday evening.

Monsoon Links: Stay safe during severe weather

Find out how you can get the latest severe weather alerts to your mobile phone and e-mail, along with links to rain totals in your backyard, safety tips for when floods, thunderstorms, and dust storms hit, plus where to send you own pictures and video of the monsoon.

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  • 911 call of woman in swift water rescue details scary situation

    911 call of woman in swift water rescue details scary situation

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 12:57 AM EDT2014-09-16 04:57:17 GMT
    There have been many swift water rescues around Tucson this monsoon. With heavy rains projected this week, many area fire departments are busy gearing up so they're prepared for more rescue calls.
    There have been many swift water rescues around Tucson this monsoon. With heavy rains projected this week, many area fire departments are busy gearing up so they're prepared for more rescue calls.
  • Sandbags provide last minute support from upcoming storms

    Sandbags provide last minute support from upcoming storms

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 12:51 AM EDT2014-09-16 04:51:49 GMT
    Source: Tucson News NowSource: Tucson News Now
    A recent surge in sandbag sales may point to a possible last minute option.
    A recent surge in sandbag sales may point to a possible last minute option.
  • Tucson workers prepare for more possible flooding

    Tucson workers prepare for more possible flooding

    Tucson workers prepare for more possible flooding

    Monday, September 15 2014 9:40 PM EDT2014-09-16 01:40:31 GMT
    Crews prepare for more possible flooding in Southern Arizona this week.
    Crews prepare for more possible flooding in Southern Arizona this week.
  • Solar eruptions headed to Earth

    Solar eruptions headed to Earth

    Friday, September 12 2014 1:33 PM EDT2014-09-12 17:33:00 GMT
    9/10/14 Solar Eruption9/10/14 Solar Eruption
    Significant geomagnetic activity is expected Friday and Saturday after a couple of large Coronal Mass Ejections, or solar flares, erupted from the Sun on Sept. 10, and are now headed toward Earth.
    Significant geomagnetic activity is expected Friday and Saturday after a couple of large Coronal Mass Ejections, or solar flares, erupted from the Sun on Sept. 10, and are now headed toward Earth.
  • El Niño September update

    El Niño September update

    Friday, September 12 2014 1:14 PM EDT2014-09-12 17:14:28 GMT
    El Niño is still forecast to develop later this year, which may be good news for winter rain and snow forecasts in Arizona. 
    El Niño is still forecast to develop later this year, which may be good news for winter rain and snow forecasts in Arizona. 
  • Check rain totals in your neighborhood

    Check rain totals in your neighborhood

    Thursday, September 4 2014 3:12 PM EDT2014-09-04 19:12:59 GMT
    Monsoon storms are spotty with a half inch of rain falling in one location, and a mile away - nothing. Recording rainfall at one location just doesn't make sense.
    Join a network of your neighbors and report rain totals in your area.
  • August climate reports released

    August climate reports released

    Wednesday, September 3 2014 5:43 PM EDT2014-09-03 21:43:43 GMT
    Source: NWS TucsonSource: NWS Tucson
    August marks the last month of summer when looking at the seasons through weather. September first marks the start of Autumn (meteorological terms), even though the Fall Equinox is not until September 22nd, the first day of Autumn. So how did this year's summer fair when looking at the normal conditions?
    August marks the last month of summer when looking at the seasons through weather. September first marks the start of Autumn (meteorological terms), even though the Fall Equinox is not until September 22nd, the first day of Autumn. So how did this year's summer fair when looking at the normal conditions?
  • Comet on track to buzz by Mars in October

    Comet on track to buzz by Mars in October

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 3:20 PM EDT2014-08-13 19:20:59 GMT
    There is no danger of the comet hitting Mars, but the close encounter provides researchers with an opportunity to gather data never seen before. The Red Planet's atmosphere may interact with debris and gasses in the comet's tail resulting some spectacular views. 
    There is no danger of the comet hitting Mars, but the close encounter provides researchers with an opportunity to gather data never seen before. The Red Planet's atmosphere may interact with debris and gasses in the comet's tail resulting some spectacular views. 

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  • El Niño September update

    El Niño September update

    Friday, September 12 2014 1:14 PM EDT2014-09-12 17:14:28 GMT
    El Niño is still forecast to develop later this year, which may be good news for winter rain and snow forecasts in Arizona. 
    El Niño is still forecast to develop later this year, which may be good news for winter rain and snow forecasts in Arizona. 
  • NASA's Mars rover Curiosity finally at Mount Sharp

    NASA's Mars rover Curiosity finally at Mount Sharp

    Thursday, September 11 2014 4:58 PM EDT2014-09-11 20:58:57 GMT
    NASA's Curiosity rover is about to conduct some serious scientific drilling at Mars.
    NASA's Curiosity rover is about to conduct some serious scientific drilling at Mars.
  • Active tropical season off west coast of Mexico helping Arizona's monsoon

    Active tropical season off west coast of Mexico helping Arizona's monsoon

    Active tropical season off west coast of Mexico helping Arizona's monsoon

    Monday, August 18 2014 2:35 PM EDT2014-08-18 18:35:54 GMT
    An active monsoon week is in the forecast for Southeast Arizona. And for some areas if has already been a good year for summer downpours.
    An active monsoon week is in the forecast for Southeast Arizona. And for some areas if has already been a good year for summer downpours.
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