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At least the TV weathermen/women seem to think so... all I heard last week was "Get ready, monsoon season begins June 15"chumley wrote:We all know the monsoon began June 15th, right?
This will certainly help make your traditional sky photos a little more interesting.
-From the PHX NWSIn fact, both the GFS and ECMWF keep very dry conditions over most
of the state well beyond the 7 day forecast period and out to 240
hours, suggesting the monsoon will take quite some time before it
really starts to get going.
The Phoenix and Tucson offices should talk to each other.Monsoonal moisture continues to gradually increase across southeast Arizona. Isolated to scattered thunderstorms will continue into the early evening across the region with the main concern being gusty winds, frequent lightning and brief heavy downpours from Tucson eastward. Modest moisture will be present this week for mainly isolated showers and thunderstorms, mostly to the south and east of Tucson -- TWC NWS