Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flood Risk Continues for the Central/Southern Plains; Heat Wave Continues in the East

A Moderate Risk of severe thunderstorms is in place tonight for the threat of widespread, damaging thunderstorm wind gusts, large hail, and a few tornadoes across the southern and central High Plains. A Moderate Risk for excessive rainfall continues from the northern Texas Panhandle into southeast Nebraska. In the Southeast, record high temperatures remain possible into the mid-week period. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.34°NLon: 75.73°WElev: 961ft.

A Few Clouds

68°F

20°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.96 in (1013.7 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 May 10:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Wilkes Barre PA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 57 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers between 3am and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 57. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then showers likely between 8am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light south wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers between 3am and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 57. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then showers likely between 8am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Wilkes Barre PA
 41.26°N 75.87°W (Elev. 600 ft)
10:20 pm EDT May 26, 2019
11pm EDT May 26, 2019-6pm EDT Jun 2, 2019
 
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