NASCAR weather forecast at Phoenix 2012: Cooler weather this weekend

Weather this weekend for Phoenix International Raceway will be mostly sunny but it will also be cool for Phoenix standards. A strong cold upper level low will work across the region.

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It will be cool this weekend with afternoon high temperatures will be in the low 60s during the day. By Sunday, the forecast for the Sprint Cup Series race will be sunny and cool with high temperatures in the low 60s.

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Conditions in Phoenix, AZ: Click here for Current Weather Conditions | Look at Doppler Radar | Mobile Friendly Site | Mobile Radar

SATURDAY:
12:35 p.m ET
Nationwide Qualifying – Partly sunny – temp: 58
2:35 p.m ET
Sprint Cup Series Final practice – Partly sunny – temp: 61
4:00 p.m ET
Nationwide Series race – Partly Sunny – temp: 62

SUNDAY:
1 p.m ET
Sprint Cup Race – Mostly sunny and cool – temp: 55
2 p.m ET
Sprint Cup Race – Mostly sunny and cool – temp: 57
3 p.m ET
Sprint Cup Race – Mostly sunny and cool – temp: 60
4 p.m ET
Sprint Cup Race – Mostly sunny and cool – temp: 61
5 p.m ET
Sprint Cup Race – Mostly sunny and cool – temp: 62
6 p.m ET
Sprint Cup Race – Mostly sunny and cool – temp: 63

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