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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.34°NLon: 75.73°WElev: 961ft.

Fair

33°F

1°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.46 in (1032.7 mb)
Dewpoint 11°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Mar 7:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Scranton PA

Winter Weather Advisory March 24, 05:00am until March 24, 11:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 25. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 25 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain and sleet before 8am, then rain or freezing rain likely between 8am and 11am, then rain likely after 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 45. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  Little or no sleet accumulation expected.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely then
    Rain Likely

    High: 45 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of light rain before 8pm, then a slight chance of light rain after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Light
    Rain

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain with a slight chance of light rain before 8am, then a chance of rain after 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 55. Light southwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 55 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 40. East wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 45 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 25. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph after midnight.
Friday
Rain likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain and sleet before 8am, then rain or freezing rain likely between 8am and 11am, then rain likely after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 45. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.
Friday Night
A slight chance of light rain before 8pm, then a slight chance of light rain after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A chance of rain with a slight chance of light rain before 8am, then a chance of rain after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 55. Light southwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 40. East wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
Scranton PA
 41.41°N 75.67°W (Elev. 712 ft)
6:53 pm EDT Mar 23, 2017
8pm EDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm EDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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