Update: Severe thunderstorm warning issued for southeast Arizona
CREATED Jul. 1, 2013
TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for parts of southeast Arizona.
The NWS says a severe thunderstorm warning is in effect for central Graham County, which includes the city of Safford.
The warning has been extended. It will remain in effect until 9:00 p.m. Monday.
Meteorologist tell us the storm is 30 miles southeast of Tucson, moving southwest at around 20 mph. The NWS expects the storm to move over Interstate 10, between the Cochise County line and Vail.
Motorists should be prepared for winds up to 60 mph, along with blowing dust and low visibility.