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Excessive Heat in parts of the Central and Southern U.S.

Heat Advisories and Excessive Heat Warnings extend from the Southern Plains into the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast today. High temperatures for these areas will mostly be in the upper 90s. A few locations may exceed 100. Hot temperatures combined with high dew points will create heat index values of 100 to 115 degrees. 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.

Overcast

73°F

23°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.83 in (1009.2 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 23 Jul 8:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Scranton PA

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers between 10am and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Low around 68. East wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Light and variable wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers before 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers between 10am and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Low around 68. East wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Light and variable wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Scranton PA
 41.41°N 75.67°W (Elev. 712 ft)
6:25 am EDT Jul 23, 2017
9am EDT Jul 23, 2017-6pm EDT Jul 29, 2017
 
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