Severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain possible for portions of the plains

A stationary front will keep scattered showers and thunderstorms in the forecast today and Thursday for much of the plains. Some thunderstorms may be severe today across portions of the central/northern High Plains. Atrong storms are also possible in northern New England today. Hot temperatures will continue across portions of the Desert Southwest and Inter-mountain West.
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Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.34°NLon: 75.73°WElev: 961ft.

A Few Clouds

70°F

21°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed NW 3 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.1 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Jun 8:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Scranton PA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy dense fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 56. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Dense Fog

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Areas of dense fog before 10am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Areas Dense
    Fog then
    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Light southeast wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy dense fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 56. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Areas of dense fog before 10am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Light southeast wind.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Independence Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Scranton PA
 41.41°N 75.67°W (Elev. 712 ft)
7:33 pm EDT Jun 29, 2016
9pm EDT Jun 29, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 6, 2016
 
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