Hail possible in Pima County

Hail possible in Pima County

CREATED Jul 23, 2012

Chief Meterologist: Erin Christiansen
Web Producer: Rikki Mitchell, Ina Ronquillo

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - Storms this afternoon are beginning to turn severe.  A storm near Sahuarita is bringing on damaging wind gusts, heavy rain and small hail. It is moving north at 5 mph.

Another storm over the Catalinas and Rincons is also bringing on damaging wind gusts near 60 mph with heavy rain.This storm is moving north at 10 mph and will continue to impact the northern metro area and the foothills through 5:30 PM.

There is also a urban and small stream flood advisory for northeastern Pima County until 7:00 p.m.

A thunderstorm on the northwest side of the Tucson metro along I-10 between Orange Grove and Cortaro is producing heavy rain.