Feb 21, 2014 3:06 PM by Jeff Beamish
TUCSON - The warmth is on for the weekend.
As of 1 PM, temperatures are in the low 70's at Tucson International Airport, according to News 4 Meteorologist Jeff Beamish. Expect highs to reach the upper 70's under partly cloudy skies this afternoon, after a morning low of 45°.
A west to east flow aloft (known as a zonal flow) keeps conditions warm well into next week, with periods of mid/high clouds. Temperatures flirt with the low 80's this weekend, roughly 10°above average.
Watch Chief Meteorologist Matt Brode for your updated True View 4 forecast tonight on News 4 Tucson at 4, 5, 6 and after the Winter Olympics.