Wet one-month outlook from the Climate Prediction Center

Last weeks storm provided some needed relief to many parts of Arizona. We didn’t get as much as expected. There is a chance for another bit of rain on Friday or Saturday. It isn’t steady in the computer models. But, the Climate Prediction Center posted a new one-month outlook. Unfortunately, the Climate Prediction Center based [...]

No winter weather alerts for Flagstaff

As expected, temperatures around Flagstaff are warm this morning; in the upper 30s and low 40s. The outlook for snow is pretty weak because of the high temperatures. However, Arizona Snowbowl could receive 2-3 feet of new snow with this storm. The National Weather Service hasn’t posted any alerts, yet. If temperatures drop, our outlook [...]

Looks wetter and wetter

As our storm approaches, the computer models are predicting more precipitation. The 5-day precipitation outlook from the Weather Prediction Center shows a peak of 4.4 inches. This would completely reverse our deficit since September 1, 2013. But, forecast temperatures remain above average. The daily minimum temperature anomaly for the next 5 days is +9 degrees [...]

Major, but warm, storm on the way

Thursday will usher in a wetter pattern. With the “polar vortex” moving into the Midwest and Eastern United States, our temperatures are going to stay warm until the weekend. We probably won’t see significant precipitation until Friday night. While the precipitation will continue until Monday, the intensity will drop during the day on Sunday. Since [...]

I’m totally baffled

UPDATED: 5:45pm AZ time – See below The Weather service is being clear about their expectations for the end of the week. On their forecast, they have Thursday night as the period with the heaviest precipitation. This is their Weather Story for today. But the North American Mesoscale(NAM) model has us drawing a blank for [...]

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