National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Excessive Heat Lingers in Southern Arizona; Critical Fire Weather; Tropical Depression Cristobal

Excessive heat will continue Friday across southern Arizona with triple digit high temperatures. Critical fire weather is forecast across large portions of the Desert Southwest Friday with low humidity and gusty winds. Tropical Depression Cristobal is forecast to re-emerge over the southern Gulf of Mexico Friday and move north into the north-central Gulf of Mexico this weekend. Read More >


On August 8, 2015, a slow moving cold front tracked across northern Minnesota and interacted with an unstable air mass and the remnants of an out-flow boundary to produce scattered showers and thunderstorms over the Northland. A number of these storms became strong to severe with large hail and heavy rain the main impacts.


nws logo Media use of NWS Web News Stories is encouraged!
Please acknowledge the NWS as the source of any news information accessed from this site.
nws logo