Posted: Aug 20, 2011 8:00 AM
Updated: Aug 19, 2011 9:47 PM
TUCSON - After a 24 hour period of little storm development, Mother Nature looks ripe for a loud Saturday.
According to News 4 Meteorologist Jeff Beamish, scattered thunderstorms will develop this afternoon and evening. This is thanks in part to a re-energized atmosphere, ample moisture & a mid-level disturbance approaching from the south.
Initial storm development today will be south of the Tucson metro, across Santa Cruz and Cochise Counties. Activity should shift northward as the day progresses.
Storms may produce gusty winds over 40 mph and rainfall over one inch. Flash flooding will be a primary concern, especially in places that saw substantial rainfall from Thursday's storms.
Expect thunderstorms to taper off after midnight.
Stay with News 4 Tucson & KVOA.com for the latest weather developments through the day. Jeff will have a complete look at your Monsoon forecast tonight on News 4 at 5:30 and 10.
Check out the latest events FC Tucson has scheduled.
Help those in need this holiday season
Click here to submit a news tip to us!
Become a Facebook Fan!
Sign up on KVOA.com for newsletters, exclusive deals, and more!
Win! Win! Win!
Get news, weather and more on your smartphone and tablet!
Get texts for news, traffic, deals and more!
Stories and videos with Kristi's Kids
What's happening on News 4 @ 4
Let us help grow your business
What's on KVOA and when!
Contact info for our department heads
FCC Public File of Records, Reports, and More
KVOA's on air personalities!
Work at News 4 Tucson
Complete feeds of all KVOA.com stories