Monday, June26, 2017 L-36.com


Marine Weather and Tides
Picture Rocks, AZ

Version 3.4
What's New / NOTES
6/25/2017 - NOAA is having a major issue that impact the 7 day forecast load times. Many users are reporting problems. The issue has been reported.
5/23/2017 - Worked with NOAA again to speed up the 7 day forecast load times. Thanks to them for being responsive.
5/19/2016 - There were issues with the 3 day airport observation history. I switched to another data source. Let me know if you see any issues with the data feeds.

Sunrise 5:18AMSunset 7:37PM Monday June 26, 2017 5:16 AM MST (12:16 UTC) Moonrise 8:12AMMoonset 10:03PM Illumination 6% Phase: Waxing Crescent; Moon at 2 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
    EDIT      (on/off)   Help
7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Picture Rocks, AZ
   Hourly   EDIT   Help
location: 32.3, -111.21     debug


Area Discussion for - Tucson, AZ
      (on/off)   Help   NOTE: mouseover dotted underlined text for definition
Fxus65 ktwc 260956
afdtwc
area forecast discussion
national weather service tucson az
256 am mst Mon jun 26 2017

Synopsis The record heat will break this week, but still be
several degrees above average today and Tuesday. We still have
enough moisture around for another afternoon and early evening
with isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms. Thereafter,
drying will significantly limit thunderstorms the remainder of
the week.

Discussion Over the next several days, our dominant high
pressure system will weaken and shift south to southwest of the
area, with a modest westerly flow kicking in.

First off, that will mean a retreat from the record heat we've
been seeing over the past week. Still several degrees above
average for late june today and Tuesday, but easing back from
excessive heat levels. It should not be underestimated however,
as 4 to 6 degrees above average for late june is plenty hot.

Another nice early season thunderstorm day yesterday. Surface dew
points remain in the 50s and precipitable water values around 1
inch. We'll begin to see some drying as early as this afternoon,
but there will be enough around for mainly mountain storms, with
a decent chance of strong outflow from southern and eastern
portions of the mogollon rim through graham, greenlee and northern
cochise counties this afternoon and evening. The orientation of
the outflow probably won't see much of an easterly component, with
most of the mass energy propagating southward.

Drier and not as hot Tuesday through the rest of the week, with
just enough moisture to see some mountain buildups near the
mexican border.

Both the GFS and ECMWF are showing signs of life with moisture
nosing back in from the south next Sunday and Monday. Nice h7
theta-e trends as high pressure tries to build east and southeast
of us through chihuahua and new mexico. That would open the door
nicely for deeper moisture early next week, right on time for the
4th of july.

Aviation Valid thru 27 12z.

Skc-sct clouds 10-15k ft agl from ktus west, and sct-bkn clouds at 8-
12k ft agl east of ktus thru the forecast period. Isolated to
scattered shra tsra mainly E and S of ktus this afternoon. Ely sfc
wind this morning 10-14 kts becoming N to NW this afternoon 10-15
kts with a few higher gusts. A few of the stronger tsra may produce
wind gusts to 40 kts and brief MVFR conditions, especially near
kdug kols. Aviation discussion not updated for TAF amendments.

Fire weather Isolated to scattered thunderstorms generally east
and south of tucson through Tuesday. Expect decreasing coverage of
thunderstorms Wednesday, with activity limited to near the
international border Thursday into the weekend. 20-ft winds will
exhibit diurnal trends with speeds mainly less than 15 mph through
Tuesday. Breezy west winds of 15 to 20 mph are likely on Wednesday
and Thursday afternoons, with weaker winds returning this weekend.

Periods of erratic gustiness may occur due to strong daytime heating
and or thunderstorm outflows.

Twc watches warnings advisories None.

Meyer french
visit us on facebook... Twitter... Youtube... And at weather.Gov tucson


Weather Reporting Stations
   EDIT       (on/off)   Help   NOTE: Click on distance to see the station location on a map

Airport Reports
    EDIT      (on/off)   Help   Click EDIT to display multiple airports
AirportDistAgeWind ktVisibilitySky/WeatherTempDewPtHumidityPressure
Tucson, Tucson International Airport, AZ19 mi24 minE 810.00 miFair84°F55°F37%1011.9 hPa
Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, AZ19 mi79 minSE 16 G 2210.00 miFair84°F53°F36%1011.5 hPa

Wind History from RYN (wind in knots)
9
PM
10
PM
11
PM
12
AM
1
AM
2
AM
3
AM
4
AM
5
AM
6
AM
7
AM
8
AM
9
AM
10
AM
11
AM
12
PM
1
PM
2
PM
3
PM
4
PM
5
PM
6
PM
7
PM
8
PM
Last 24hr------------------------------------N10
G16
NW15
G18
NW9
G20
NW13
G20
NW12NW10
1 day ago------------------NE8CalmCalmCalmCalmSW7CalmW5W5N8
G15
N8
G15
NW8------
2 days ago------------------E3CalmCalmCalmW3NW7NW10N10
G15
N10
G17
N10
G17
NW11
G16
NW11
G14
NW12
G15
NW12NW8

Tide / Current Tables for
   EDIT   RT Ports Option   Weekend mode (on/off)   (on/off)   Help
Tide / Current Tables for
   EDIT      (on/off)   Help
Weather Map and Satellite Images
       (on/off)   Help
Weather Map
wmap_P
IR Satellite Image from GEOS
west_satellite

GOES Local Image of Southwest    EDIT
Geos

Wind Forecast for Tucson, AZ (8,2,3,4)
      (on/off)   Help

Ground Weather Radar Station Tucson, AZ
   (on/off)   Help
weather_mapweather_map weather_map

Ad by Google

Disclaimer:
The information on this web site has not been checked for accuracy. It is for entertainment purposes only and should be independently verified before using for any other reason. There are five sources. 1) Documents and manuals from a variety of sources. These have not been checked for accuracy and in many cases have not even been read by anyone associated with L-36.com. I have no idea of they are useful or accurate, I leave that to the reader. 2) Articles others have written and submitted. If you have questions on these, please contact the author. 3) Articles that represent my personal opinions. These are intended to promote thought and for entertainment. These are not intended to be fact, they are my opinions. 4) Small programs that generate result presented on a web page. Like any computer program, these may and in some cases do have errors. Almost all of these also make simplifying assumptions so they are not totally accurate even if there are no errors. Please verify all results. 5) Weather information is from numerious of sources and is presented automatically. It is not checked for accuracy either by anyone at L-36.com or by the source which is typically the US Government. See the NOAA web site for their disclaimer. Finally, tide and current data on this site is from 2007 and 2008 data bases, which may contain even older data. Changes in harbors due to building or dredging change tides and currents and for that reason many of the locations presented are no longer supported by newer data bases. For example, there is very little tidal current data in newer data bases so current data is likely wrong to some extent. This data is NOT FOR NAVIGATION. See the XTide disclaimer for details. In addition, tide and current are influenced by storms, river flow, and other factors beyond the ability of any predictive program.