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Wind and blowing dust in Thursday's forecast

Wind and blowing dust in Thursday's forecast

By Erin Christiansen . CREATED Sep 25, 2013

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - Expect west, southwesterly wind gusts Thursday afternoon near 35 mph.

This wind will kick up dust and potentially set off dust storms. High profile vehicles are urged to avoid Interstate 10 between Marana and Phoenix and through Cochise County especially near the Willcox Playa area.

Use caution on the roads. The system bringing in the wind Thursday will cool down temps Friday through Sunday.

Highs will dip into the 80s Friday and Saturday.

Mount Lemmon: Clear skies with highs ranging from the low 50s to low 60s. Watch for strong wind gusts near 40 to 50 mph Thursday afternoon.