Isolated rain storms hit Phoenix area

A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms is expected for Tuesday evening throughout the Valley.

Heavy rain pushed into the Fountain Hills and Apache Junction area Tuesday afternoon.

The National Weather Service issued a flash flood warning for Roosevelt and Tonto Basin after significant rainfall in that area. The warning ran until 7 p.m.

Rain gauges north of the Valley showed up to 1.5 inches of rain between the afternoon and evening.

For more monsoon coverage: 12news.com/monsoon

A stronger storm formed near Buckeye just before 5 p.m., and another threatened the west Phoenix/Glendale area. Sprinkles continued throughout the Phoenix area until nightfall.

If you come across a flooded roadway, turn around, don't drown.

TRACK THE STORMS: 12 News radar

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