The weekend could bring significant monsoon storms in the Las Vegas region, according to the National Weather Service.
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A potentially wet and stormy monsoon weekend in Las Vegas could stretch into Monday, according to the National Weather Service.
Unlike all this week, monsoon storms are not expected in the Las Vegas area on Friday, says the National Weather Service.
Two microbursts in the southeast Las Vegas Valley caused significant damage to a sports complex in Henderson on Thursday afternoon.
Scattered showers with potentially heavy downpours are expected in the Las Vegas Valley on Monday, says the National Weather Service.
Sunday rainfall prompted an afternoon flash flood warning for Henderson. More rain is possible this week, according to the National Weather Service.
Thunderstorms and wind gusts in northwest Arizona and south of Las Vegas died out Saturday evening and are not expected to pose significant issues overnight.
Some additional monsoon rain is possible this weekend in Las Vegas, according to the National Weather Service.
Monsoonal conditions and rainfall in the Las Vegas area over the past three nights is likely to be absent into the weekend, according to the National Weather Service.