Coconino County

State fire officials and Governor Doug Ducey say the upcoming wildfire season could be early and potentially active. The remarks come after one of the driest years on record in the state. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.

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A storm is expected to drop snow across a wide swath of northern Arizona this weekend. 


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A series of winter storms have dropped more precipitation in Flagstaff than the city had during last summer's monsoon season.  

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National Weather Service forecasters say the odds favor the coming winter in Arizona being drier and warmer than normal.

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Police in Flagstaff say they’re investigating two unrelated deaths that are believed to be tied to weather.

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Extreme temperatures across the Southwest and a record-breaking summer in Phoenix pose additional threats during the coronavirus pandemic, especially for people living on the street.

Desert cities in Arizona and Nevada will be under excessive heat warnings through the Labor Day weekend due to high temperatures forecast to reach up to 115 degrees in some areas.

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It's grim news for the western U.S. The latest maps show most of the southern half of the region is mired by drought, with the most extreme conditions centered over parts of Utah, Nevada, Arizona and Colorado.

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Trying to stay safe during a global pandemic is hard enough, but people in Southwest desert cities like Phoenix and Las Vegas where temperatures can soar into the triple digits are also trying to protect themselves from the brutal heat.

'Wet And Unsettled' Weather To Continue In Arizona This Week

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Soggy weather is expected across Arizona through Friday.  Forecasters say possible heavy rains in some areas could result in flooding with flowing washes and roads covered by water.