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Tucson storm to bring high winds Wednesday, possible rain Thursday

Allergy sufferers beware — strong gusty winds will blow into the Tucson valley by late morning Wednesday before an autumn storm hits on Thursday, forecasters say.

October 08, 2013 11:45 pmLoading…

Wind gusts of 45 mph reported in Tucson

Wind gusts of 45 mph have been recorded in Tucson as a storm system moves through the area.

April 08, 2013 10:24 am Video Related Loading…

High winds, cooler temps forecast for Tucson

Get ready for a windy cool down in Tucson starting Monday.

April 07, 2013 8:27 pmLoading…
Greg Hansen: Rain. cold could put heat on Match Play in Tucson

Greg Hansen: Rain. cold could put heat on Match Play in Tucson

Luke Donald, right, and caddy John McLaren take shelter from snow flurries during the final round of 2011 Match Play.

February 20, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Greg Hansen: Rain. cold could put heat on Match Play in Tucson

Greg Hansen: Rain. cold could put heat on Match Play in Tucson

Tiger Woods' worst day as a golfer was almost surely July 21, 2002, when he shot 81 at the British Open.

February 20, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Three Sunnyside district schools closed Monday due to power outages

Three Sunnyside district schools will be closed Monday because of a severe thunderstorm that knocked down power poles on the southeast side Sunday.

August 05, 2012 7:28 pmLoading…
Thousands without power after fierce storm blows through Tucson

Thousands without power after fierce storm blows through Tucson

Severe thunderstorms have left at least 5,000 customers without power this evening and Oracle Road is closed from Limberlost to River Road until at least  11 p.m.

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Thunderstorms bring rain, dust to Tucson

Thunderstorms bring rain, dust to Tucson

A thunderstorm today that swept across Tucson's south side is likely the only rain for a few days because a high pressure system is moving into the area.

June 26, 2012 7:45 pm Related Loading…
Tucson monsoon: Can tornadoes form in the desert?

Tucson monsoon: Can tornadoes form in the desert?

Do tornadoes occur in the desert? It may sound like a trick question, but the answer is yes. According to the Storm Prediction Center, Arizona has recorded more than 230 tornadoes since 1952. That means the state averages about four reported tornadoes each year.

June 22, 2012 11:00 am Related Loading…

High winds could affect drivers across Arizona today

The Arizona Department of Transportation says a high wind advisory issued by the National Weather Service means the possibility of dust storms crossing state highways Monday.

February 27, 2012 10:24 amLoading…
Monsoon blog: What to do if you encounter a "haboob"

Monsoon blog: What to do if you encounter a "haboob"

An almost two-mile wall of dust, known as haboob, descended upon the Phoenix metro area yesterday, reducing visibility and causing flight delays at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.

July 06, 2011 11:52 am Related Loading…

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