Dust and humidity will mark the beginning of weekend weather in Maricopa.
Today there is a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon, according to the National Weather Service. Look for areas of blowing dust. A dust advisory is in place from 3 to 7 p.m. Overall, the day will be partly sunny with high near 101 degrees.
Tonight, the chance of showers continues until midnight. The overnight low will be around 75. Winds are expected to be 5-10 mph.
Saturday is forecast to be sunny and breezy with a high near 103. Winds will increase to 10-15 mph and could gust as high as 20 mph before midnight. The nighttime low will be around 73.
Sunday also has a sunny forecast with a high near 102. The day will be breezy, with wind gust up to 205 mph. The night skies will remain clear with a low near 71 degrees.
Monday is expected to have a high of only 99 before temperatures climb again next week.