PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) – Arizona's Weather Authority has been counting down the days until Monsoon 2021, which started June 15.
To help you stay safe, Arizona's Family will air its monsoon special multiple times throughout June and July.
Arizona's Weather Authority teamed up with the Flood Control District of Maricopa County (FCD) to bring you the most up-to-date information ahead of the summer storms. The District was created in 1959 to reduce the risk of flooding in the county. FCD provides real-time flood alert maps for everyone in the Valley. The meteorologists of Arizona's Weather Authority use it, too.
The District also has a variety of tools and resources to help keep you informed and prepared for Monsoon 2021.
Arizona's Weather Authority is the largest and most experienced team of meteorologists of any news operation in the state of Arizona and one of the largest weather units in the region.