Flash flood watch in effect until 8 pm

Deep monsoonal moisture could lead to heavy showers and thunderstorms this afternoon and evening in the mountains, deserts, and inland valleys.

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33° C
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Palm Springs
  • Feels Like: 94° F 34° C
  • Wind: 0 mph 0 kph at North
  • Humidity: 44%
  • Dew point: 66° F 19° C
  • Barometer: 29 inches millibars and rising
  • Sunrise: 5:56 AM PDT
  • Sunset: 7:48 PM PDT
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