90s forecast for three-day holiday weekend

Daytime highs will rebound into the 89˚F-92˚F range today, with low to mid 90s on Saturday then mid 90s on Sunday and again on Monday, according to the Flood Control District of Maricopa County’s forecast.

“For (May 27) plan on a healthy dosing of sun with clear conditions throughout the day. Daytime highs will rebound into the 89˚F-92˚F range around the Valley. Variable winds will ease back into the 3-7 mph range with no noteworthy gusts. The warming trend will continue over the holiday weekend as afternoon highs reach the low to mid 90s on Saturday then mid 90s on Sunday and again on Monday. Expect dry conditions, mostly sunny skies and no wind gusts of any consequence through the period. Long story short, break out the barbecues and have a happy and safe Memorial Weekend,” D. Henz of the flood control district wrote in a weather outlook for Maricopa County.

The Flood Control District of Maricopa County was created in 1959 to reduce the risk of flooding to people and property, according to http://www.fcd.maricopa.gov/about.aspx.

The mission of the district is to provide regional flood hazard identification, regulation, remediation, and education to Maricopa County residents so that they can reduce the risk of injury, death, and property damage from flooding, while still enjoying the natural and beneficial values served by floodplains.

The district’s vision is for the residents of Maricopa County and future generations to have the maximum level of protection from the effects of flooding through fiscally responsible flood control actions and multi-use facilities that complement and enhance the beauty of our desert environment.

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