Showers and Thunderstorms With Heavy Rainfall Expected Across the Eastern United States

Showers and thunderstorms, some with local heavy rainfall, are expected across Pennsylvania and northward to New England. These storms will elevate the potential for flash flooding the rest of this weekend. Hot temperatures are expected across the Desert Southwest and Texas. Monsoonal thunderstorms are expected across New Mexico and Arizona. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.34°NLon: 75.73°WElev: 961ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

69°F

21°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed NE 7 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 30 Jul 8:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Wilkes Barre PA

Flash Flood Watch July 31, 12:00am until July 31, 11:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 68. East wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 84. South wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Isolated showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 68. East wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 84. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Isolated showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Wilkes Barre PA
 41.26°N 75.87°W (Elev. 600 ft)
9:03 pm EDT Jul 30, 2016
9pm EDT Jul 30, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 6, 2016
 
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