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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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.34°NLon: 75.73°WElev: 961ft.

Fog/Mist

71°F

22°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 21 Jul 7:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Varden PA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. West wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 63. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, mainly after 5pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 9pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 80. West wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. West wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers, mainly after 5pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 9pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 80. West wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Varden PA
 41.49°N 75.39°W (Elev. 1299 ft)
6:39 am EDT Jul 21, 2017
8am EDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm EDT Jul 27, 2017
 
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