Expect light rainfall, then hot temperatures ahead in Phoenix

Phoenix will see a return of last week's hot temperatures this coming week, according to drone-powered weather forecasting service Saildrone. Temperatures are expected to reach 94 degree on Friday.

The immediate forecast also includes light rainfall. Today's forecast shows the highest possibility of rain at 95 percent, with predicted rainfall of 0.09 inches.

Skies will clear somewhat on Thursday, remaining partly cloudy through Sunday. Winds will continue to be light in the course of the week, with the highest speeds today at just 11 miles per hour.

This story was created automatically using Saildrone's local weather forecast data, then reviewed by an editor. We also incorporate historic weather data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Click here for more about what we're doing. Got thoughts? Go here to share your feedback.