Wednesday, April24, 2019 L-36.com


Marine Weather and Tides
Flowing Wells, AZ

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10/6/2018 Colors of tide XTide graphs changed to emphasize that they were upgraded. See next note. Comments welcome.
10/4/2018 I have fixed XTide and updated the harmonic files. There were some name changes so you might have to click EDIT to find the new station name.

Sunrise 5:42AMSunset 7:00PM Wednesday April 24, 2019 1:03 AM MST (08:03 UTC) Moonrise 12:00AMMoonset 9:55AM Illumination 77% Phase: Waning Gibbous; Moon at 20 days in cycle
NOTE: Some of the data on this page has not been verified and should be used with that in mind. It may and occasionally will, be wrong. The tide reports are by xtide and are NOT FOR NAVIGATION.
Marine Forecasts
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7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Flowing Wells, AZ
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Area Discussion for - Tucson, AZ
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area forecast discussion
national weather service tucson az
940 pm mst Tue apr 23 2019

Synopsis A few thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon mainly near the
white mountains. Otherwise, dry conditions into early next week. A
strong warming trend will occur Wednesday into Friday before cooler
temperatures return by early next week.

Discussion Upper trough continues this evening over the
southwestern CONUS southern rockies, and a 567 dm low was centered
just south of this forecast area, or over northern sonora mexico.

Showers and thunderstorms that brought generally under one quarter
of an inch of rainfall this afternoon subsequently dissipated around
or shortly after sunset.

The highest rainfall amounts occurred mainly across the white
mountains, while valley locales received mostly trace-amounts or
just a few hundredths of an inch. Gusty outflows also accompanied
the showers and thunderstorms, but winds had diminished to less than
10 mph across much of the area as of 9 pm mst.

The official forecast was updated earlier this evening to account
for the earlier onset of precip-free conditions versus the inherited
forecast. Clouds should gradually dissipate the rest of tonight and
yield clear skies or mostly clear skies by daybreak Wednesday.

Warmer temps are on tap Wednesday with a strong warming trend
continuing Thursday into Friday.

Please refer the additional sections for further detail.

Aviation Valid through 25 06z.

Few clouds 8k-12k ft agl and sct-bkn clouds above 15k ft agl rest of
tonight, then few-sct clouds mainly 8k-12k ft agl Wednesday into
Wednesday evening. Surface wind variable in direction mostly under
12 kts into Wednesday morning, then surface wind Wednesday afternoon
and early evening nwly 8-18 kts with gusts near 25 kts. Strongest
speeds east of ktus. Aviation discussion not updated for taf
amendments.

Fire weather Dry weather returns by Wednesday with the exception
of the white mountains, where lingering showers are possible in the
afternoon. Winds will generally be less than 15 mph Wednesday
through Friday. Southwest winds will be gusty at times this
weekend, especially during the afternoon hours. Daytime minimum
humidity in the teens this week but falling into the single digits
Saturday and Sunday.

Prev discussion 312 pm mst Current satellite and radar imagery
continues to show isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms
across SE az. The most activity continues to be across portions of
graham greenlee counties and across SE pinal and central pima
counties. This activity is currently producing brief moderate
rainfall, frequent lightning, and gusty outflow winds to 45 mph.

Even localized blowing dust will be a possibility with any
decaying shower or storm. By this evening, activity should
gradually diminish as we lose daytime heating.

The second half of the week will see a strong, long period, low
amplitude ridge build in from the south and west. That will
quickly push temperatures back to around 10 to 12 degrees above
average Thursday into the weekend. Mid to upper 90s from tucson
westward by Friday.

Twc watches warnings advisories None.

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Weather Reporting Stations
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Airport Reports
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AirportDistAgeWind ktVisibilitySky/WeatherTempDewPtHumidityPressure
Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, AZ9 mi66 minESE 510.00 miFair58°F37°F45%1011.4 hPa
Tucson, Tucson International Airport, AZ12 mi71 minN 010.00 miFair61°F37°F43%1011.7 hPa

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Wind Forecast for Tucson, AZ (4,6,7,8)
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