NWS Press Release: Tuesday a complex of thunderstorms formed in central Arizona on the Mogollon Rim and gradually moved west as an upper level disturbance moved through the area. This thunderstorm complex produced a great deal of lightning and damaging winds as it moved across the lower Colorado Ri... Read More
Monsoon Time Lapse by Bryan Snider
Since the Monsoon moisture is beginning to make its way up through the southeast corner of Arizona this weekend, RiverScene wanted to share a monsoon time lapse video from Bryan Snider as Lake Havasu awaits our storms to begin. Bryan Snider is a storm chaser/photographer and travels throughout... Read More
Monsoon Officially Starts June 15
With June 15th now here, monsoon thunderstorms will begin to ramp up across the desert southwest until the end of the season, which is September 30. The beginning of monsoon (it is proper to use "monsoon" as singular not plural as it refers to a season, not a single storm) used to be three consecuti... Read More
The Las Vegas National Weather Service is looking into possibilities of moisture remnants from Hurricane Blanca impacting the region on Tuesday and Wednesday. Confidence is still fairly low at this point, but best to be prepared. The best days for any precipitation look to be Tues/Wednesday at this ... Read More