A storm brought rain and snow to parts of Arizona Tuesday and into Wednesday.
Communities covered by winter weather messages issued for Tuesday night and Wednesday morning include Flagstaff, Show Low and Sierra Vista.
Expected snowfall amounts include up to 5 inches (13 centimeters) in Flagstaff, up to 4 inches (10 centimeters) in Show Low and up to 3 inches (8 centimeters) in Sierra Vista. Meanwhile, Flagstaff Unified School District will be on a two-hour delay schedule, with no early release for secondary schools.
Rain still looks like a good bet late this afternoon and evening, especially after 5 PM for the Phoenix metro. Could even see a few lightning strikes late tonight. Light snow possible north/east of Phoenix, especially above 5000 feet. #azwx pic.twitter.com/A6c446LewQ— NWS Phoenix (@NWSPhoenix) February 27, 2018
Here are the latest snow accumulations and timing for the storm system Tuesday afternoon through Wednesday morning. A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for higher terrain areas from the Grand Canyon to Flagstaff into the White Mtns. #azwx pic.twitter.com/lbfCFKQxzr— NWS Flagstaff (@NWSFlagstaff) February 27, 2018
Meanwhile, National Weather Service officials in Phoenix said Sky Harbor received 0.03in of rain Tuesday night, as of 9:25 p.m.