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PCC East Campus to reopen at noon after storm cuts power

Sunday’s monsoon storm left more than 10,0000 Tucson Electric Power customers without service, at least for the evening. PCC’s East Campus, closed Monday morning because of the lack of power, will reopen at noon.... Read more»

Monsoon brings flooding rains, downed power poles

With the National Weather Service warning of flash flooding throughout the Tucson area, Tucson Electric Power reported numerous power outages from thunderstorms, with more than 10,000 customers without power, and Tucson police reported roads closed by downed power lines.... Read more»

1000 px: Monsoon, half and half

While monsoon clouds built up over Tucson’s East Side Sunday, the promise of rain to come was matched by the streaming sunlight of a July afternoon.... Read more»

Weather Service issues flood watch, blowing dust advisory

The National Weather Service issued a flash flood watch, and a blowing dust advisory in Pima County, including the Tucson metro area, Saturday afternoon.... Read more»

Weather Service issues flood advisory

The National Weather Service issued a flood advisory for central Pima County Thursday afternoon.... Read more»

Storms affect Pima County roads

Monsoon storms have flooded some Pima County road, closing two and leading authorities to advise caution when driving on others. Here’s the list:... Read more»

Fire restrictions lifted for Southern Az

Following monsoon rains, fire restriction will be lifted for Southeastern Arizona beginning Friday.... Read more»

Senate panel takes up plan to settle Bill Williams River water dispute

Tribal and state lawmakers urged a Senate panel to pass a water-rights deal between the Hualapai and Freeport Minerals Corp., saying time is fast running out. The deal for tribal water rights in the Bill Williams River watershed is backed by the state’s congressional delegation.... Read more»

Weather Service issues flood advisory

The National Weather Service issued a flood advisory for central Pima County Wednesday afternoon. The advisory will remain in effect until 6:15 p.m.... Read more»

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Monsoon continues bringing rain to desert

The monsoon returned Tuesday night, bringing rain to the desert through the early morning hours. Along with the rain, thunder and lightning, several thunderstorm cells meant high winds in parts of the Tucson area, and a late-night light show over Marana.... Read more»

Update: Rains affect some county roads

Monsoon storms have flooded some Pima County road, closing three and leading authorities to advise caution when driving on others. Here’s the list from the county Department of Transportation:... Read more»

Emergency border funding request also asks for firefighting funds

The president’s request for $3.7 billion to stem the tide of immigrant children crossing the Southwest border included a request for $615 million to fight wildfires. Advocates say the firefighting money is needed, but some critics questioned its inclusion in the border request.... Read more»

Weather Service warns of blowing dust, flooding

Anyone hitting the highway out of Tucson on Tuesday afternoon should be aware that monsoon storms are expected to create high winds and blowing dust that could affect their ability to see the road.... Read more»

Feds declare Az, NM gartersnakes threatened species

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service granted threatened species status Monday to northern Mexican and narrow-headed gartersnakes, saying the animals in Arizona and New Mexico could otherwise be in danger of extinction.... Read more»

Monsoon storms flood some county roads

Monsoon storms have flooded some Pima County road, closing two and leading authorities to advise caution when driving on others. Here’s the list:... Read more»

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