Arizona Weather News
It's December, but the heat in Phoenix is taking no time off as an 84-year-old daily record was broken on Wednesday.
The Arizona Department of Transportation will close State Route 67 between Jacob Lake and the North Rim of Grand Canyon on Dec. 4.
Rain swept across metro Phoenix overnight and into the morning, while snow fell on parts of northern Arizona.
A winter weather system is expected to bring widespread rain to the Phoenix area starting Thursday night and the largest snowstorm of the season to northern Arizona.
A weather system of cool air is poised to chill the Valley later this week and possibly bring rain to the Phoenix area.
A tornado that hit the Arizona town of Star Valley on Sunday prompted the National Weather Service's Flagstaff branch to survey damage to the area.