Lightning started a house on fire Monday afternoon northwest of the city, authorities said.
A thunderstorm swept through the Tucson area Tuesday afternoon dropping up to 2 inches of rain on the city's southwest side and on Mount Lemmon.
FREDONIA, Ariz. — Two people were killed and a teenage boy injured when lightning struck near a scenic overlook in northern Arizona.
This summer's monsoon seemed like a return to the good old days, even though rain totals were simply average throughout most of the Tucson region.
Lightning dancing through the sky over Saguaro National Park West.
By now it’s something we Tucsonans could be blasé about, yet it still grabs our attention without fail: a spectacular seasonal light show, this time sending lightning dancing through the sky over Saguaro National Park West. Tucson woke up to an unusual morning storm Wednesday that dumped rai…
It might look like a lost piece of art by Jackson Pollock, but this colorful map actually shows data. Specifically, it shows the location of every lightning strike from July 2012.
Lightning seemed to dominate the Tucson landscape last night. That's why today I contacted local lightning expert Ron Holle to find out more about it.
A thunderstorm warning has been lifted for western Pima County, west of Sells.
This week a storm knocked out power down at City Hall and the entire Tucson City Council ended up being trapped on an escalator until they were rescued by the Tucson Fire department. Captain Martin Smith said,' It was pandemonium when we got in there. We could see them all huddled toget…
Tucson's resident lightning expert Ron Holle of VAISALA provided the Star with a map that shows the location of Tuesday's 1,484 cloud-to-ground lightning flashes during the early evening.
Lightning, such as this strike on Kolb Road, is an inherent part of the annual monsoon. Lightning kills an averge of 54 people nationally each year.
Christmas is months away - but it's high season now for Donner and Blitzen. Those mythical reindeer names mean thunder and lightning in German, and we could get plenty of both in this summer's monsoon.
For the first time this monsoon, rain is in the forecast for the Tucson area. Well, it's a slight chance, but we'll take it.
A monsoon storm swept through Tucson on Thursday evening,
flooding washes and streets, causing rock slides on the Catalina
Highway and shutting down roads throughout the area.
During a monsoon storm, a tree was struck by lightning in the W.
1000 block of St. Marys Road, leaving three people trapped in an
apartment Monday afternoon.
One of my favorite parts of the summer monsoon is watching
lightning streak across the desert sky. Little did I know,
lightning experts also flock here to study these sky shows.
SONOMA, Calif. — Phil Blackmar and Jeff Sluman shot 6-under 66s
Thursday to share the first-round lead in the Champions Tour's
season-ending Charles Schwab Cup Championship.