KNAU's Morning Rundown: Tuesday, June 8

Jun 8, 2021
U.S. Forest Service, Coconino National Forest

It’s Tuesday, June 8.  A Red Flag Warning remains in effect for northern Mohave County, according to the National Weather Service. Regional winds are expected to pick up Thursday with gusts reaching up to 40 mph; forecasters say the dry conditions can lead to a heightened risk of wildfire.

Slate Fire Grows, Prompts Highway Closure

A pilot avoided life-threatening injuries when his small, homemade aircraft crashed in northern Arizona.