Northern Arizona

Morning Rundown: Wednesday, July 28

Jul 28, 2021
Angela Gervasi

It’s Wednesday, July 28. Monsoon activity in northern Arizona has far outpaced precipitation in the 2020 season, according to figures released this morning by the National Weather Service. The NWS has documented 6.01 in. of rain so far this monsoon season at the Flagstaff Pulliam Airport, compared to just 1.78 in. the previous year between June 15 and Sept. 30. Show Low has received 8.11 in. of rain this summer, so far, compared to 2.22 in. in 2020. 

KNAU's Morning Rundown: Friday, June 11

Jun 11, 2021

It’s Friday, June 11. A warming trend is set to continue this weekend, according to the National Weather Service. Excessive heat warnings will be in effect beginning Saturday and Sunday for communities including Prescott and Grand Canyon Village. Forecasters say temperatures could surpass 110º next week in lower elevation regions of Yavapai County.


‘Progress’ On Slate Fire Near Flagstaff, Forest Officials Say

National Weather Service

The National Weather Service’s outlook on precipitation odds for the 2021 monsoon pretty much amounts to a three-way coin flip. 



The airport grounds in a small town along the Arizona-Utah border just got bigger.


Fire Continues To Burn South Of Crown King

Evacuations and road closures are in effect as a fire burns seven miles southwest of Crown King, according to county and forest officials. The Bureau of Land Management on Sunday evening reported the Tussock Fire had spread to about 3,500 acres; an estimate for containment has not been released. 


KNAU's Morning Rundown: Tuesday, May 4

May 4, 2021

Ducey Rejects Board Of Examiners Renewal After 15 Die In Assisted Living Facility

Gov. Doug Ducey says he’s moving to transfer power away from the Board of Examiners of Nursing Care Institution Administrators and Assisted Living Facility Managers. 

D.G. Neary, USDA Forest Service

Coconino National Forest officials plan to conduct three large prescribed burns in the coming days. 

KNAU's Morning Rundown: Thursday, April 15

Apr 15, 2021

Yavapai County Seeks Tips In Attempted Child Abduction

KNAU's Morning Rundown: Friday, March 26

Mar 26, 2021

Slick Roads, Snowfall To Continue In High-Elevation Regions

KNAU's Morning Rundown: Monday, March 22

Mar 22, 2021

It's Monday, March 22. 


Coconino County Opens COVID-19 Vaccine To All Residents 18 And Older