TUCSON - Dry air takes over the Old Pueblo.
Westerly winds aloft shut down storm chances the rest of the work week, according to 4WARN Meteorologist Jeff Beamish. Mostly sunny skies prevail for Southern Arizona this afternoon through Friday. Within this timeframe, daytime highs in Metro Tucson peak in the upper 90s & 100s.
Overnight lows are slated to bottom out in the upper 60s to low 70s.
Long range computer models hint at an uptick in moisture starting Saturday. Isolated storms return to the forecast this weekend, followed by a better chance of scattered storms Monday & Tuesday.
The early forecast for Monday's partial solar eclipse calls for mostly sunny skies during the morning hours in Tucson. Partly cloudy skies may prevail east of the Old Pueblo.