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Sierra Vista, AZ

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12/16/2019 NOAA is having trouble with requests that include wind gusts. I am posting graphs without wind gusts until it gets fixed.
10/9/2019 Updated the Marine Zones.
9/4/2019 Fixed the weather maps due to NOAA moving them.
7/25/2019 New feature in the Airports section gives a link to 5 minute updates for data reports.

Sunrise 5:39AMSunset 7:15PM Wednesday August 5, 2020 5:54 AM MST (12:54 UTC) Moonrise 8:55PMMoonset 7:27AM Illumination 98% Phase: Waning Gibbous; Moon at 16 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 Sierra Vista, AZ
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Area Discussion for - Tucson, AZ
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FXUS65 KTWC 050932 AFDTWC

Area Forecast Discussion National Weather Service Tucson AZ 232 AM MST Wed Aug 5 2020

SYNOPSIS. High pressure over the region will continue to maintain hotter than normal temperatures this week, despite a slight cooling Thursday and Friday. Daily thunderstorm chances will also continue, but a drier southwesterly flow will limit thunderstorm activity early next week.

DISCUSSION. Thunderstorm chances will continue to be fickle the next several days with no strong signals suggesting one day will be more active than the other. However, hotter than normal high temperatures will continue with some high degree of confidence. That said, a few models point to a slight uptick in thunderstorm activity Thursday as trough of low pressure deepens along the West Coast. This feature may provide enough upper-level support in combination with the current moisture and daytime heating to embrace the notion of more thunderstorm activity. Although, this might be a stretch. None the less, the overall trend of a drier southwesterly flow limiting thunderstorm chances early next week still looked on track.

AVIATION. Valid through 06/12Z. SCT-BKN clouds AOA 10-14k ft MSL through much of the period. Afternoon and evening isolated to scattered SHRA/TSRA from mainly KTUS south and east with the best chances along the International border from KOLS eastward. Any storm activity will diminish after 06/03Z. SFC winds less than 10 kts this morning becoming westerly around 10 kts this afternoon with a few higher gusts before diminishing this evening. Aviation discussion not updated for TAF amendments.

FIRE WEATHER. Above normal temperatures continue through the weekend. Isolated to scattered mainly afternoon and evening thunderstorms favoring locations from Tucson south and eastward the through Thursday, then mainly areas east and south of Tucson Friday into early next week as some drier air moves in from the west. 20- foot winds will generally follow typical diurnal patterns at less than 15 mph. However, thunderstorms may produce wind gusts in excess of 40 mph.

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
Fort Huachuca, Libby AAF Ft Huachuca, AZ1 mi56 minWSW 710.00 miA Few Clouds72°F48°F43%1012.6 hPa
Pioneer Airfield, AZ7 mi58 minWSW 710.00 miFair64°F52°F65%1011.3 hPa

Link to 5 minute data for KFHU

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Wind Forecast for Tucson, AZ (8,2,3,4)
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