An Enduring Heat Wave Begins for Texas and Southern Plains

Starting today, a blazing Heat Wave will consume much of the Southern Plains and Lower MS Valley through early next week, especially for TX. Numerous Excessive Heat Warnings, Watches and Advisories are in effect for the mid-section of TX and OK and these hazards will only become more widespread. Expect record Highs temps and very dangerous Heat Indices, both surging well north of triple digits. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.34°NLon: 75.73°WElev: 961ft.

Fair

68°F

20°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Jul 8:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Houston City PA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 51. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear then
    Areas Fog

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Areas of fog before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 81. Light north wind.

    Areas Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 57. Calm wind.

    Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Areas of fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 51. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Areas of fog before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 81. Light north wind.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 57. Calm wind.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Houston City PA
 41.33°N 75.74°W (Elev. 869 ft)
8:20 pm EDT Jul 18, 2018
9pm EDT Jul 18, 2018-6pm EDT Jul 25, 2018
 
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