Critical Fire Weather Threats in Southern California; Persistent Heavy Rain in Texas

Strong offshore Santa Ana winds with warm temperatures, dry fuels and low humidity will continue to produce critical fire weather threats across southern California, while elevated concerns stretch into parts of northern California. Meanwhile, heavy to excessive overrunning rain lingers across Texas into the Lower Mississippi Valley with flooding possible to likely in the saturated region. 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.

Fair

44°F

7°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1022.2 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 16 Oct 10:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Wilkes Barre PA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 52. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Southwest wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Northwest wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 34.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 56.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 52. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Southwest wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Southwest wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Northwest wind around 9 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Friday Night
A chance of showers after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
Wilkes Barre PA
 41.26°N 75.87°W (Elev. 600 ft)
10:15 am EDT Oct 16, 2018
11am EDT Oct 16, 2018-6pm EDT Oct 22, 2018
 
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