Avondale, AZ

5:09 PM MST on July 29, 2016 (GMT -0700)
Cold Water Springs | | Change Station

Elev 978 ft 33.43 °N, 112.31 °W | Updated 8 minutes ago

Scattered Clouds
Scattered Clouds
113.9 °F
Feels Like 116 °F
N
1.7
Wind Variable Wind from NW

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.66 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 10000 ft
Few 15000 ft
Scattered Clouds 20000 ft
Heat Index 116 °F
Dew Point 60 °F
Humidity 18%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:40 AM 7:30 PM
Waning Crescent, 18% visible
METAR KGYR 292347Z 24008G15KT 10SM FEW100 FEW150 SCT200 43/14 A2966
Pressure 29.66 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 10000 ft
Few 15000 ft
Scattered Clouds 20000 ft
Heat Index 116 °F
Dew Point 60 °F
Humidity 18%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:40 AM 7:30 PM
Waning Crescent, 18% visible
METAR KGYR 292347Z 24008G15KT 10SM FEW100 FEW150 SCT200 43/14 A2966

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Issued: 4:55 PM MDT Jul. 29, 2016 – National Weather Service

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
south-central Arizona

* effective this Friday afternoon and evening from 455 PM until
1100 PM MST.

* Primary threats include...
isolated damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible

Summary... a broken but increasingly concentrated arc of
thunderstorms is evident moving westward across southernmost
Arizona... and southwestward off the Mogollon Rim. This activity is
exhibiting increasing potential for organization into a
severe-wind-producing event as it moves into a hot... moist and
favorably unstable environment over the watch area.

The Severe Thunderstorm Watch area is approximately along and 75
statute miles either side of a line from 75 miles west southwest
of Tucson Arizona to 35 miles northeast of Phoenix Arizona. For
a complete depiction of the watch see the associated watch
outline update (wous64 kwns wou4).

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Remember... a Severe Thunderstorm Watch means conditions are
favorable for severe thunderstorms in and close to the watch
area. Persons in these areas should be on the lookout for
threatening weather conditions and listen for later statements
and possible warnings. Severe thunderstorms can and occasionally
do produce tornadoes.


Other watch information... continue... ww 422... ww 423...

Aviation... a few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft
to 1 inch. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 60 knots.
A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean storm motion
vector 08030.


... Edwards


Blowing Dust Advisory
Issued: 9:38 AM MDT Jul. 29, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Blowing dust advisory in effect from 5 PM this afternoon to
8 PM MST this evening...

The National Weather Service in Phoenix has issued a blowing dust
advisory... which is in effect from 5 PM this afternoon to 8 PM
MST this evening.

* Affected area... much of south-central Arizona including the
Interstate 10 and Interstate 8 corridors from Phoenix to Casa
Grande and Gila Bend.

* Timing... late this afternoon through Pinal County spreading north
and west through Phoenix during the early evening.

* Winds... gusts over 40 mph likely.

* Visibility... below 1 mile will be common.

* Impacts... hazardous driving conditions from widespread blowing dust
reducing visibility below 1 mile. Local dense blowing dust is also
possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be ready for a sudden drop in visibility. If you encounter
blowing dust or blowing sand on the roadway or see it
approaching... pull off the Road as far as possible and put your
vehicle in Park. Turn the lights all the way off and keep your
foot off the brake pedal.

Remember... pull aside... stay alive.