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Severe weather possible for parts of Midwest and central, southern Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Monday afternoon and evening across parts of the central and southern Plains and Midwest, from West Texas and southeastern New Mexico across the Oklahoma Panhandle and central Kansas and into northern Missouri, southern Iowa and west-central Illinois. Large hail and damaging winds will be the main threats.
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Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.34°NLon: 75.73°WElev: 961ft.

Fair

80°F

27°C

Humidity 22%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1018.4 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 4 May 7:54 pm EDT

Extended Forecast

  • Tonight

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. North wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Light and variable wind.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Varden PA
 41.49°N 75.39°W
7:02 pm EDT May 4, 2015
9pm EDT May 4, 2015-6pm EDT May 11, 2015
 
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