Yes, once again, I know what you're thinking.
"Monsoon? In Arizona? What the heck is he smokin' anyway?"
But it's true.
We do have a monsoon in Arizona.
Actually two of them.
One in the middle of the year, the summer monsoon.
And one toward the end of the year, the winter monsoon.
What monsoon means is that there is a change in the wind direction, which tends to bring in moisture to our state.
What rain we get . . granted, it's not much . . is preceded by towering clouds.
So here's what I saw the other day.