The ongoing drought in the West means more water is being drawn from underground, some say at an alarming rate.
Flagstaff Setting Records For Rainfall In July
Flagstaff is closing in on a record rainfall for July. It is just 0.02 inches of rain away from tying the wettest July on record. The current mark for precipitation was set in 1919, with 7.58 inches of rainfall.
With two days left in the month, there is a good chance of tying or breaking the record. There is a 10 percent chance of rain Tuesday and a 30 percent chance Wednesday.