Winter Storm Warning in Southern Arizona
The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning in Southern Arizona, USA.
Heavy snow is expected in the forecast area. Total snow accumulations of 8 to 18 inches are expected, with localized higher amounts on the mountains peaks.
ADDITIONAL DETAILS: Winter driving conditions can be expected. Rapidly accumulating snow could make travel difficult over some locations. Visibility may be suddenly reduced at times in heavy snow. The hazardous conditions could impact commutes through the entire warning period. Power lines could be impacted by the persistent moderate to heavy snowfall rates.
The alert area covers Chiricahua Mountains including Chiricahua National Monument; Dragoon, Mule, Huachuca and Santa Rita Mountains including Bisbee, Canelo Hills, Madera Canyon; Galiuro and Pinaleno Mountains including Mount Graham; Santa Catalina and Rincon Mountains including Mount Lemmon, Summerhaven.
The warning remains in effect from 8 PM today to 8 PM Tuesday, 3/12/2019.