Excessive Heat Warning issued for 9 Arizona counties

According to the National Weather Service, the heat warning goes into effect at 10 a.m. on August 24 and is set to expire at 8 p.m. on August 28. The warning covers most of the Valley, including Ahwatukee, Avondale, Buckeye, Cave Creek, Chandler, Deer Valley, Gilbert, Glendale, Mesa, Phoenix, Scottsdale, Tempe, and Queen Creek.

Bullhead City to close beaches, boat launches on weekends

Bullhead City Mayor Tom Brady said out-of-towners crowded Bullhead City’s beaches last weekend at “unacceptable levels,” causing the closure of beaches, boat launches and associated parks to reduce the spread of COVID-19.