Severe Thunderstorms And Locally Heavy Rainfall Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains and Upper Midwest on Tuesday. In addition, locally heavy rainfall and flooding could pose a concern for low lying, urban, and poor drainage areas.
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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

82°F

28°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1013.8 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 31 May 6:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Wilkes Barre PA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 57. North wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 57. North wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.
Wednesday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 6 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Wilkes Barre PA
 41.26°N 75.87°W (Elev. 600 ft)
6:43 pm EDT May 31, 2016
7pm EDT May 31, 2016-6pm EDT Jun 7, 2016
 
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