PHOENIX — The monsoon is back in action this week, finally!
Scattered thunderstorms and showers began to appear Thursday morning in the West Valley. Storm chances continue for Friday around the state.
Track the latest live updates below.
Another round of scattered showers and thunderstorms in store this afternoon/evening. Brief heavy rain, hail and isolated flash flooding are all possible. Stay weather ready today! #azwx pic.twitter.com/FH3ZxNDhpD— NWS Flagstaff (@NWSFlagstaff) July 24, 2020
The National Weather Service in Las Vegas has issued a tornado warning until 11:30 a.m. for a severe storm near Kingman, Arizona. A tornado has been reported 10 miles east of Kingman, according to an emergency manager.
TORNADO WARNING: @NWSVegas Has issued a Tornado Warning for this storm located east of Kingman, until 11:30am.— Iris Hermosillo (@IrisABC15) July 24, 2020
Emergency Manager confirmed tornado 10 miles east of Kingman. Storm moving north-northeast at 10mph
Take shelter now!#abc15wx #azwx pic.twitter.com/uGAp6kcjmT
Deeper moisture is focused over southeastern/eastern AZ this morning, evident by the cloud cover in this satellite loop. These areas will see the best chance for flash flooding today. Storms are still possible west of this area this afternoon, beginning over higher terrain. #azwx pic.twitter.com/ll5t5WtMq0— NWS Phoenix (@NWSPhoenix) July 24, 2020
Well we ended up having several factors work against us, limiting Valley storms on Thursday.— Iris Hermosillo (@IrisABC15) July 24, 2020
We have another shot today!
So don't let your guard down.
Best storm chances continue to be in northern, eastern, and southeastern AZ. #abc15wx #azwx #azmonsoon pic.twitter.com/6tNb7cEjRC
2:55 PM MST - There is currently a line of storms extending from roughly Jerome northeast to Flagstaff. The line is moving toward the northeast. Expect heavy rainfall, half inch hail, and frequent lightning. Some minor flooding is also possible. #azwx pic.twitter.com/8LeUwDLKq4— NWS Flagstaff (@NWSFlagstaff) July 23, 2020
Flash Flood Warning including Maricopa County, AZ until 7:00 PM MST pic.twitter.com/fsgFhzw80Z— NWS Phoenix (@NWSPhoenix) July 23, 2020
Initial rainfall totals, according to the Maricopa County Flood Control District.
Litchfield Park: 0.04"
Storm producing heavy rain in the west Valley. This is the view from an @ArizonaDOT camera on I-10 at 99th ave.— Iris Hermosillo (@IrisABC15) July 23, 2020
A Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains in effect for Buckeye area til 12:45pm.
More storms possible this afternoon, evening and tonight. #abc15wx #azwx #azmonsoon pic.twitter.com/uwX4fRqRoj