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Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.
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Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.34°NLon: 75.73°WElev: 961ft.

Fair

56°F

13°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.29 in (1025.0 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 May 3:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Scranton PASimilar City Names

  • Today

    Patchy Fog

    Patchy
    Fog

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Increasing Clouds

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 66. South wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and 2am, then showers likely after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. West wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Scranton PASimilar City Names
 41.41°N 75.67°W
3:56 am EDT May 29, 2015
5am EDT May 29, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 4, 2015
 
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