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Very Heavy Rain, Severe Thunderstorms, and High Flash Flood Risk moves into the Mississippi Valley and Midwest

Thunderstorms, some severe, with very heavy rain have moved into the Mid South and Tennessee Valley today. Flash flooding and severe thunderstorms will be possible from the central Gulf Coast to the Upper Great Lakes. The greatest threat of excessive rains will be in portions of the Lower and Middle Mississippi Valleys. This storm system has a history of producing life threatening flash floods. 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

61°F

16°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed NW 5 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1021.2 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Apr 11:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Scranton PA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. South wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers between 7pm and 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then showers after 2am.  Low around 57. South wind 9 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 65. West wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 62.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. South wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Isolated showers between 7pm and 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then showers after 2am. Low around 57. South wind 9 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. West wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Scranton PA
 41.41°N 75.67°W (Elev. 712 ft)
10:40 am EDT Apr 30, 2017
12pm EDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm EDT May 6, 2017
 
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