Heavy Rain and Flash Flooding Possible in Portions of the Southeast, Mid-Atlantic and Appalachians. A Few Severe Thunderstorms Possible in the West and Northwest

Rain and thunderstorms are expected over much of the Southeast, Mid-Atlantic, and central Appalachians. Locally heavy rain is possible, with flash flooding possible over some areas. A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the western and northwestern U.S. today and Friday.
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Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.34°NLon: 75.73°WElev: 961ft.

Overcast

56°F

13°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 29.68 in (1004.8 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 5 May 2:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Wilkes Barre PA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Northeast wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers, mainly after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am.  High near 55. Northeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 49. Northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, mainly before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Northeast wind around 8 mph.
Tonight
Scattered showers, mainly after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. High near 55. Northeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 49. Northeast wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of showers, mainly before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers likely before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Wilkes Barre PA
 41.26°N 75.87°W (Elev. 600 ft)
2:55 pm EDT May 5, 2016
3pm EDT May 5, 2016-6pm EDT May 12, 2016
 
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