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Severe weather threat continues and flash flooding returns to portions of the Plains Thursday

The severe weather threat will continue over portions of the Plains on Thursday. Large hail and damaging winds are the primary threats. Moderate to heavy rain will also be possible, mainly across the southern Plains, returning the flash flood threat to an area with already saturated soils.
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Current conditions at

Wilkes-Barre - Scranton, Wilkes-Barre / Scranton International Airport (KAVP)

Lat: 41.34°NLon: 75.73°WElev: 961ft.

Fog/Mist

66°F

19°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.14 in (1019.6 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 27 May 11:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Scranton PA

  • Overnight

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Isolated showers between 3am and 4am, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 10am and 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 3 to 7 mph.
Saturday
Scattered showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Scranton PA
 41.41°N 75.67°W
10:33 pm EDT May 27, 2015
1am EDT May 28, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 3, 2015
 
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