Western Heat Wave Continues; Watching the Gulf of Mexico

A dangerous heat wave will continue to bring record temperatures to much of the West through this week. A tropical disturbance in the southwest Gulf of Mexico will likely form into a tropical depression late this week over the central or northwestern Gulf of Mexico. Heavy rain could begin to impact portions of the northern Gulf Coast on Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.34°NLon: 75.73°WElev: 961ft.

Overcast

69°F

21°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed NW 12 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1009.3 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 15 Jun 6:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Wilkes Barre PASimilar City Names

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 73. Light north wind becoming northwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 53. Calm wind.

    Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 73. Light north wind becoming northwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 53. Calm wind.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Wilkes Barre PASimilar City Names
 41.26°N 75.87°W (Elev. 600 ft)
7:15 pm EDT Jun 15, 2021
7pm EDT Jun 15, 2021-6pm EDT Jun 22, 2021
 
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