Phoenix weather: Hot week ahead

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By Catherine Holland By Catherine Holland
By Catherine Holland By Catherine Holland

PHOENIX -- Arizona looks to be in for a hot and dry week ahead.

A few dry systems will move by to our north, bringing breezy southwesterly winds from time to time in the high country.  Otherwise, expect dry, calm and hot weather this week. 

The mercury is expected to rise to about 105 degrees today, which is about four degrees above average for this time of year.  Look for clear skies and sunshine all week, with temperatures rising to about 104 for Tuesday and Wednesday. 

Overnight lows will continue to cool to the 70s. 

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