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Arctic Air Plunges into the Great Lakes, Northeast and Mid-Atlantic

Arctic air dropping through the northern and eastern U.S. and a storm off the east coast will bring periods of snow, very cold wind chills and hazardous traveling conditions from the Upper Great Lakes to the Northeast. Meanwhile in southern California, Santa Ana winds will decrease but hot, dry air will remain over the area with elevated fire weather conditions. 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

-7°C

19°F

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed W 28 km/h
Barometer 1001.7 mb (29.55 in)
Dewpoint -14°C (7°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-16°C (4°F)
Last update 13 Dec 8:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Forest City PA

  • Today

    Today: A chance of snow showers, mainly before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near -7. Wind chill values as low as -21. Breezy, with a west wind 23 to 32 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around a centimeter possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: -7 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Light snow, mainly after 11pm.  Low around -10. West wind 9 to 14 km/h becoming light northwest  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around 3 centimeters.

    Light Snow

    Low: -10 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of light snow with a slight chance of snow showers before 7am, then a slight chance of snow showers between 7am and 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near -6. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 18 to 23 km/h in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.

    Chance Light
    Snow

    High: -6 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -12. West wind 8 to 16 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -12 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near -4. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: -4 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: -8 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near -3.

    Partly Sunny

    High: -3 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -9.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -9 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 1.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 1 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of snow showers, mainly before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near -7. Wind chill values as low as -21. Breezy, with a west wind 23 to 32 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around a centimeter possible.
Tonight
Light snow, mainly after 11pm. Low around -10. West wind 9 to 14 km/h becoming light northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around 3 centimeters.
Thursday
A chance of light snow with a slight chance of snow showers before 7am, then a slight chance of snow showers between 7am and 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near -6. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 18 to 23 km/h in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -12. West wind 8 to 16 km/h.
Friday
A chance of snow showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -4. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near -3.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -9.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 1.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 1. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 2. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Forest City PA
 41.65°N 75.47°W (Elev. 497 m)
7:04 am EST Dec 13, 2017
9am EST Dec 13, 2017-6pm EST Dec 19, 2017
 
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