July 27, 2012
A monsoon storm on Monday night dropped up to three inches of rain on Payson . The next day runoff in the East Verde closed First and Second Crossing on Houston Mesa.
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Forecast calls for more weekend thunderstorms; TNF lifts fire restrictions
Lightning strikes during Monday night’s torrential downpour started a fire at one home and knocked an alarm system off at another, while the downpour that dumped three inches in a matter of hours in some places flooded stream crossings.