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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. 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 Fog/Mist

38°F

3°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.83 in (1010.6 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 1.50 mi
Last update 20 Jan 4:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Wilkes Barre PA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain.  High near 40. Light south wind.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 40 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain before 9pm, then patchy drizzle between 9pm and 11pm.  Low around 36. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Light southwest wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Patchy drizzle after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Drizzle

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 49. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 49 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain.  Low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain.  High near 39. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 39 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain.  Low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain and snow before 1pm, then a chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain. High near 40. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain before 9pm, then patchy drizzle between 9pm and 11pm. Low around 36. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Light southwest wind.
Saturday Night
Patchy drizzle after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Calm wind.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 49. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Rain. Low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Rain. High near 39. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Rain. Low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow before 1pm, then a chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
Wilkes Barre PA
 41.26°N 75.87°W (Elev. 600 ft)
4:02 pm EST Jan 20, 2017
5pm EST Jan 20, 2017-6pm EST Jan 27, 2017
 
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