TUCSON, Ariz. — The National Weather Service issued a Flash Flood Watch for parts of Southern Arizona, including Tucson Thursday.
The watch goes into effect at 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. and covers Catalina and the Rincon Mountains in addition to the Tucson metro area.
A Flash Flood Watch is in effect from 1 - 8 PM for the burn scar areas. Gusty winds and areas of blowing dust alos possible with thunderstorms today. Residents near the Bighorn burn scar should prepare for potential flooding, runoff, and debris flow. pic.twitter.com/4pJwk5en9W— April Madison (@AprilMadisonWX) July 2, 2020
Those who live near the Bighorn Fire burn scar -- including the CDO wash east State Highway 77, the Catalina Foothills and Sabino Canyon-- should be ready for potential flooding.