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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. 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.

A Few Clouds

81°F

27°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed NW 8 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.1 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 20 Aug 4:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Avoca PA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 60. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Isolated showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a slight chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 60. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Monday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Isolated showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Avoca PA
 41.33°N 75.74°W (Elev. 869 ft)
3:24 pm EDT Aug 20, 2017
5pm EDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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