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First Fall Pacific Trough to Deliver Gusty Winds Across Arizona This Weekend; Maps Inside

First Fall Pacific Trough to Deliver Gusty Winds Across Arizona This Weekend; Maps Inside

Arizona Weather Force has issued a Wind Watch for most of Arizona, effective this weekend, weekend of September 30th. Not many details can be said about a wind event, but maps can be shown to say what type of event something will be.  The strongest winds will be across the Northern, Eastern, and Southern half of Arizona.  Wind gusts up […]

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Preliminary El Nino Forecast for the Southwestern United States for the 2023-2024 Season: Extreme Cold Projected

Preliminary El Nino Forecast for the Southwestern United States for the 2023-2024 Season: Extreme Cold Projected

The 2022-2023 Strong La Nina brought above average rainfall to the Southwestern United States.  This was not typical of a La Nina but was fully predicted here at the weather force.  Now we have a Strong El Nino and what this one will do is on a lot of minds. A typical El Nino has warmer than normal temperatures along […]

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Thunderstorm Watch Issued for Prescott, Sedona, and Flagstaff Forecast Areas for September 14th, 2023

Thunderstorm Watch Issued for Prescott, Sedona, and Flagstaff Forecast Areas for September 14th, 2023

Arizona Weather Force has issued a Thunderstorm Watch effective today, September 14th, 2023, within a small, but populated area of North-Central Arizona that includes Prescott, Sedona, and Flagstaff, with surrounding nearby zones included. The last of the impulse moving through that affected the state with damaging winds, flooding, large hail, and even tornadoes within the last couple of days down […]

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Tornado Watch Issued For Pinal, Tucson, Graham, Cochise, Greenlee, following Falcon Field Hit by Tornado Last Night

Tornado Watch Issued For Pinal, Tucson, Graham, Cochise, Greenlee, following Falcon Field Hit by Tornado Last Night

Arizona Weather Force has issued a Tornado Watch effective for the following areas now until 10pm tonight; Pinal, Graham, Greenlee Counties … Tucson … Northern half of Cochise County … and Globe … An impulse continues to affect the forecast zone this morning as previous stated within the Tornado Watch issued yesterday morning centering San Tan and Phoenix Metro (Reference […]

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AZWF Tornado Watch Issued For Metro Cities Of Arizona From Phoenix, Pinal, and Tucson, Effective Today through Wednesday Morning

AZWF Tornado Watch Issued For Metro Cities Of Arizona From Phoenix, Pinal, and Tucson, Effective Today through Wednesday Morning

Arizona Weather Force has issued a Tornado Watch effective for the following areas: All of Maricopa, Pinal, and Pima County, which includes Phoenix, San Tan, Tucson and all in between, now until Wednesday morning. Former Major Hurricane Jova is continuing to deliver moisture out of the Pacific Ocean.  This moisture is now being met with a strong upper-level jet stream.  […]

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Former Major Hurricane Jova to Bring Rain and Thunderstorms to Mostly the Northern half of Arizona on Tuesday

Former Major Hurricane Jova to Bring Rain and Thunderstorms to Mostly the Northern half of Arizona on Tuesday

Arizona Weather Force has issued a Special Weather Statement for Former Major Hurricane Jova, which has weakened to a Tropical Storm, but will bring mid and upper-level moisture to the Northern half of Arizona through the next few days, but the most will be expected on Tuesday, September 12th. The moisture has brought thunderstorms to the higher terrain, but the […]

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Enhanced Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued for Phoenix Metro, San Tan, Pinal, Prescott, Kingman, and Bullhead City Today Till Friday Morning

Enhanced Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued for Phoenix Metro, San Tan, Pinal, Prescott, Kingman, and Bullhead City Today Till Friday Morning

Arizona Weather Force has issued an Enhanced Severe Thunderstorm Watch in what will be the strongest monsoon push of the now late season, effective for Pinal, Maricopa, Yavapai, and Mohave County today through the overnight and into Friday morning … An upper-level low off the California coast is bringing in tropical moisture in from Mexico, which is the monsoon flow.  […]

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Tropical Depression Harold to Move Across Arizona Today into Tonight Bringing Increase in Shower and Thunderstorm Activity

Tropical Depression Harold to Move Across Arizona Today into Tonight Bringing Increase in Shower and Thunderstorm Activity

Tropical Depression Harold is currently located in Southwest New Mexico, after having made landfall in South Texas earlier this week.  As per the article image, this system will move directly into Central Arizona through the period and then finally north into Utah tomorrow morning. Increasing chances of showers and thunderstorms will be the result, especially the higher terrain locations of […]

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Enhanced Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued from The Tucson Metro to Phoenix with Pinal County Included

Enhanced Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued from The Tucson Metro to Phoenix with Pinal County Included

Arizona Weather Force has upgraded part of the Severe Weather Statement issued yesterday (Reference A Below) to an official Enhanced Severe Thunderstorm Watch for Maricopa, Pinal, Pima, and Santa Cruz County, effective this afternoon, evening, and expiring at midnight tonight. A southeast to northwest flow evident from the storm activity yesterday evening will remain present as Hurricane Hilary’s outflow influence […]

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Severe Weather Statement

Severe Weather Statement

Issued Zones:  Mohave County … La Paz County … Coconino County … Yavapai County … Western Gila County … Maricopa County … Pinal County … Most of Pima County … Santa Cruz County … Site:  Arizona Weather Force has issued a Severe Weather Statement effective Friday August 18, 2023…  Date:  8/17/23 at 12:00pm PT Forecast: With the exception of showers and […]

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