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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.34°NLon: 75.73°WElev: 961ft.

Fair

87°F

31°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed SW 9 G 18 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1012.4 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 20 Jul 3:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles NNE Fairmount Springs PA

Severe T-storm Watch until July 20, 08:00pm
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Severe T-storm Watch
  •  
    Severe T-storm Watch until July 20, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Thu

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 11 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. North wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 11 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. North wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 3 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind 6 to 8 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles NNE Fairmount Springs PA
 41.34°N 76.27°W (Elev. 2201 ft)
12:39 pm EDT Jul 20, 2017
4pm EDT Jul 20, 2017-6pm EDT Jul 27, 2017
 
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