Skip to main content
Australia Edition
Sunday, 1 August 2021

Breezy, sunny start to the week

Credit: ABC15 Arizona
Duration: 03:05s 0 shares 2 views
Breezy, sunny start to the week
Breezy, sunny start to the week
We're looking at a high of 90 degrees on Monday in the Valley.

THE HEAT AS WE START TO HEAT UP.NOW LET'S TALK ABOUT THE MOSTACCURATE FORECAST.WE ARE TALKING MORE HEAT THISWEEK, BUT THIS MORNING I'MTRACKING A STORM SYSTEM THROUGHNORTHEAST ARIZONA BRINGING A FEWSHOWERS TO AREAS ALONG THE RIMAND NORTHEAST POCKET OF THESTATE.THIS IS A TIME LAPSE FROM THELAST 12 HOURS.THE CLOUDS MOVING IN LAST NIGHTAND SEEING A FEW LIGHT SHOWERS,IF ANYTHING, SPRINKLES ALONG THERIM AND NORTHEAST CORNER OF THESTATE.THE REST OF THE STATE, INCLUDINGTHE VALLEY LOOKING DRY, JUST AFEW THIN HIGH CLOUDS ACROSS THESKIES AT THIS POINT.THROUGH THE DAY, WE'LL KEEP ACHANCE FOR SHOWERS ALONG THE RIMAND NORTHEAST ARIZONA, WINDOWROCK, SHOW LOW, WINSLOW.WE'RE TALKING ABOUT 10-20%CHANCE OF RAIN.IT WON'T BE WIDESPREAD BUT A FEWSHOWERS POSSIBLE IN THE AREATHROUGH THE AFTERNOON ANDEVENING.THE VALLEY LOOKING DRY ANDYOU'LL NOTICE THE REST OFARIZONA LOOKING SUNNY AND DRY.THE STORM SYSTEM IS BRINGING INCOOLER AIR, TOO.WE SAW TEMPERATURES PEAK AT 99°SATURDAY AND STARTED TO DROPYESTERDAY AND THEN TODAY THEY GOA LITTLE LOWER AND WE'LL BERIGHT NEAR NORMAL THISAFTERNOON.AS YOU GET READY TO STEPOUTSIDE, 70° IN PHOENIX.OFF TO A MILD START HERE.UPPER 30S IN FLAGSTAFF.54° IN PAYSON AND GLOBE AT 55°.ACROSS THE PHOENIX AREA, MAINLY60S.MID TO UPPER 60S.THE SANTAN VALLEY AT 64°.AND IN GILBERT.65° IN AHWATUKEE.DEER VALLEY AT 68°.66° IS THE TEMPERATURE INLAVEEN.HERE'S HOW TODAY SHAPES UP.THE SUN COMES UP AT 5:38, STILLIN THE 60S AND PHOENIX RIGHT NOWWE'RE IN THE 70S BUT WILL BEDROPPING INTO THE 60S.AND THEN THE 70S BACK BY8:00 A.M.THE WARM-UP A LITTLE SLOWERTODAY THAN YESTERDAY.OUR HIGH AT 90° AROUND 4:00.FOR PERSPECTIVE, THAT IS RIGHTAT THE AVERAGE OR NEAR THEAVERAGE FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR.NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES WITHTHE HIGH OF 90° IN GILBERT,TEMPE.AND WE'LL BE IN THE UPPER 80S INDEER VALLEY AND SCOTTSDALE AND85° IN ANTHEM.SO A LITTLE LESS WARM THANYESTERDAY.AND THAT WILL BE THE CASE ACROSSARIZONA WITH HIGHS IN THE UPPER80S TO LOWER 90S IN WESTERNARIZONA.60S AND 70S UP NORTH.73° IN PAYSON AND 73° INPRESCOTT.ONCE THE STORM SYSTEM CLEARSOUT, THEN WE SEE THE COOLER AIRCLEAR OUT WITH IT WITH HIGHPRESSURE FROM THE WEST.IT'S THAT RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURETHAT WILL HEAT UP THROUGH THEREST OF THE WEEK AND GIVE USANOTHER RUN FOR THE TRIPLEDIGITS LATER THIS WEEK.IT WILL BE SHORT LIVED, ITPUSHES TO THE EAST AND ANOTHERSYSTEM FROM THE NORTH OR SITS TOTHE NORTH BRINGING MORE BREEZES,ESSENTIALLY DROPPING THETEMPERATURES A FEW DEGREES AS WEHEAD INTO THE WEEKEND.NOT BEFORE POTENTIALLY HITTING100° THIS WEEK FOR THE FIRSTTIME THIS YEAR.90° T