Day two of a massive winter storm in Arizona is producing more Valley rain and heavy mountain snow.

Winter Storm Warnings are in effect for most mountain communities through Friday evening, above 3000 feet. Places along like the White Mountains may see an additional foot of snow today. Travel will be treacherous or near impossible.

Yesterday, Flagstaff set a new single-day snowfall record of 35.9". Phoenix Sky Harbor also set a new daily rainfall record of 1.01".

The Valley may pick up and additional quarter of an inch of rain through the remainder of Friday. Isolated thunderstorms are also possible, which may produce graupel or snow down to 1500 feet.

This area of low pressure responsible for the rain and snow should move out of Arizona by tonight.

With the storm, cold air is settling in. Afternoon highs and morning lows will remain about 20 degrees colder than normal today and Saturday.

Sunshine returns this weekend, and a gradual warm up kicks off Sunday.

For Phoenix Friday, showers are likely with isolated thunderstorms possible and a high of 50. Lows will dip to about 34 degrees under mostly clear skies Friday night. For Saturday, look for a high of 56 with mostly sunny skies and a low of 35. For Sunday, mostly to partly sunny skies with a high of 63 and a low of 42. Highs warm to the 70s by next Tuesday.

RELATED: Winter storm breaks 100-year old snowfall record in Flagstaff, batters rest of Arizona

[THE LATEST: Weather alerts and video forecast]

Click here for your seven-day forecast

We'd love to see and share your fantastic weather pictures and videos. Email them to phxnewsdesk@azfamily.com, post them on our Facebook page or tweet us @azfamily. You can also tag #azfamily on Instagram. If you have our app, just tap the Submit News tile.

RESOURCES

FIND US WHERE YOU NEED US: Our apps for mobile devices and streaming services

IMPRESSIVE NUMBERS: Snowfall totals and rainfall totals

POWER OUTAGES: Thousands left without power during winter storm

SLIDESHOW: Snow and rain around Arizona

FLIGHT DELAYS: In and out of Sky Harbor International Airport

LIST: Arizona school closures or delays due to big winter storm

RELATED: Northern Arizona prepares for powerful winter storm

AND THIS: Flagstaff reminds public to stay safe, informed through winter storm

THIS, TOO: Is your home heating properly? Follow this checklist

HAVE SOME FUN! 12 indoor activities to do around Phoenix during cold weather


Click/tap here to download the free azfamily mobile app.

Copyright 2018 KPHO/KTVK (KPHO Broadcasting Corporation). All rights reserved.


3TV/CBS 5 Meteorologist

Recommended for you

Comments disabled.