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Strong thunderstorms possible from southwestern Texas to northern Maine

Strong to severe thunderstorms are possible today from southwestern Texas to northern Maine. Primary threats will be damaging wind gusts and marginally severe hail. Moderate to heavy rainfall could also produce flash flooding from central and northern Texas to the lower Mississippi Valley and Ohio Valley.
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Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.34°NLon: 75.73°WElev: 961ft.

Mostly Cloudy

83°F

28°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed SW 13 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1018.8 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 30 May 12:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Scranton PA

  • This
    Afternoon

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Southwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 60. East wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 72. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Scranton PA
 41.41°N 75.67°W (Elev. 712 ft)
9:54 am EDT May 30, 2015
2pm EDT May 30, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 5, 2015
 
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