PHOENIX -- Arizona’s monsoon runs from June through mid-September. The monsoon typically begins with extreme heat, followed by an influx of moisture and increase in humidity. These changes contribute to the creation of thunderstorms.

PHOENIX -- On a sunny afternoon in Sedona, business and home owners in the Slide Fire burn area gathered at Sedona Red Rocks High School to discuss the less sunny topics of post-fire flooding, debris flows and rock falls in Oak Creek Canyon.


Loading equipment on a C-17 Globemaster III

MESA, Ariz. – The Arizona National Guard’s weapons of mass destruction response force practiced loading vehicles and equipment on a C-17A Globemaster III at Williams Gateway Airport here to enhance rapid response capability June 24.


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