By Bret Jaspers | Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020
PHOENIX – When Western leaders divided up the life-giving waters of the Colorado River in the 1920s, they overestimated how much water was available. That “structural deficit” of 1.5 million acre-feet plays a role in the river’s dire situation today.
By Jordan Evans | Friday, Dec. 13, 2019
LA JOLLA, Calif. – Researchers with the Scripps Institution of Oceanography have created a new scale to characterize atmospheric rivers, based upon their intensity and potential impacts.
By Jordan Evans | Monday, Dec. 2, 2019
PHOENIX – A fast-moving storm will move across the state by midweek, aiding rain chances and keeping temperatures near normal.
By Jordan Evans | Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019
PHOENIX – Rain and snow will be the theme for Thanksgiving this year as a series of storm systems barrels over Arizona.
By Jordan Evans | Monday, Nov. 18, 2019
PHOENIX – A series of storm systems will move across Arizona by Tuesday, increasing rain chances and decreasing temperatures.
By Jordan Evans | Monday, Nov. 4, 2019
PHOENIX – A weak storm will move across Arizona midweek, increasing rain chances on Wednesday. Temperatures remain above normal through the weekend.
By Madeline Nelson | Friday, Nov. 1, 2019
PHOENIX – When most people throughout the county adjust their watches, Arizona doesn’t. Why doesn’t Arizona participate in daylight saving time?
By Jordan Evans | Thursday, Oct. 31, 2019
PHOENIX – Recycling programs across Arizona are in jeopardy as contamination from residents and tariffs from China remain in place.
By Jordan Evans | Monday, Oct. 28, 2019
PHOENIX – The lowest temperatures so far this season will set in for Halloween across the state, along with continued breezes across northern Arizona for the entire week.
By Kailey Broussard | Friday, Oct. 25, 2019
WASHINGTON - For the first time in nine years, the U.S. Forest Service ended the fiscal year without depleting its fire suppression budget and having to borrow money from other projects to continue fighting wildfires.
By Jordan Evans | Monday, Oct. 21, 2019
PHOENIX – There’s a weak storm system on the horizon later this week, but overall, weather for your work week is expected to be pleasant.
By Jordan Evans | Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019
PHOENIX – Data compiled from Climate Central shows the effects climate change has on major cities and national parks in Arizona.