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Heavy Rain and Flooding, and Significant Wintry Impacts for the Central U.S.

A strong frontal boundary slowing as it moves into the central U.S. will tap into deep moisture to produce heavy rain and flooding, and a significant ice storm. Rain totals up to 7 inches, with isolated higher amounts, will be possible. Significant icing up to a third of an inch may occur in the central Plains and Middle Missouri Valley. Continued cold weather with snow to low elevations out west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.34° N Lon: 75.73° W Elev: 961 ft.

Fair

60°F

16°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.27 in (1025.1 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 20 Feb 7:54 pm EST
Detailed forecast for

Lackawanna County

Tonight
Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog early this evening, then areas of fog after midnight. Lows in the mid 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph.
Wednesday
Areas of fog in the morning. Partly sunny in the morning, then mostly cloudy with showers likely in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 60s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Wednesday Night
Cloudy. A chance of rain in the evening, then rain and freezing rain likely after midnight. Ice accumulation around a trace. Lows in the lower 30s. North winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Thursday
Rain, sleet and freezing rain. Light sleet accumulation. Highs in the upper 30s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of light freezing rain, sleet and rain. Lows in the upper 20s. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Friday
Rain with freezing rain likely. Highs in the lower 40s. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
Friday Night
Rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Saturday
Rain likely. Highs around 50. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Saturday Night
Rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Sunday
Rain likely. Highs in the upper 40s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.
Monday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow. Highs in the lower 40s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.



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730 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018
 
 

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