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Active Weather Continues in the West; Potent Cold Front to Move Through the East this Weekend

A complex weather system will continue to bring active conditions over the Western U.S. through early Saturday, including more heavy snowfall through the Rockies. Farther east, a potent cold front will advance through the Ohio Valley Saturday, bringing rain and a few strong thunderstorms. As the front clears the east coast on Sunday, colder and gusty conditions will return. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.34°NLon: 75.73°WElev: 961ft.

Light Rain

40°F

4°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed SW 9 mph
Barometer 29.75 in (1007.8 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill34°F (1°C)
Last update 18 Nov 10:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Wilkes Barre PA

  • Today

    Today: Rain likely, mainly after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 46. South wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 46 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain.  Temperature rising to around 51 by 5am. South wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain showers likely before 5pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 41 by 5pm. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain Likely
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 46 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind 8 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 40. West wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 31.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain likely, mainly after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 46. South wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain. Temperature rising to around 51 by 5am. South wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain showers likely before 5pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 41 by 5pm. Breezy, with a west wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind 8 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40. West wind 7 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Thanksgiving Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
Wilkes Barre PA
 41.26°N 75.87°W (Elev. 600 ft)
9:41 am EST Nov 18, 2017
11am EST Nov 18, 2017-6pm EST Nov 24, 2017
 
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