ACTION DAY: Rain, snow in forecast for Wednesday

ACTION DAY: Rain, snow in forecast for Wednesday

TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - The KOLD News 13 First Alert Weather Team has called for an Action Day on Wednesday, March 18, because of rain in the forecast.

A low pressure system off the coast of northern California will make its way to southern Arizona on Wednesday, bringing valley rain, mountain snow, cool temps and gusty winds.

WEDNESDAY: 30 percent chance of showers early in the day, increasing to 100 percent chance for showers and thunderstorms the late afternoon. Windy conditions before rain moves in with gusts of 30 mph possible.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT: 100 percent chance for showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid-40s.

THURSDAY: 40 percent chance for showers mainly in the morning. Skies clearing with highs in the low 60s.

FRIDAY: Mostly sunny with highs in the upper 60s.

SATURDAY: Sun and clouds with highs in the mid 70s.

SUNDAY: Clouds build in with highs in the mid 70s.

MONDAY: 20 percent chance for rain. Partly sunny skies with highs in the upper 60s. Breezy.

TODAY: Cloudy skies to start with some sunshine in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s. Breezy.

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