Critical Fire Weather Concerns in the Plains; Powerful Storm in the West; Heavy Lake-Effect Snow Downwind of the Great Lakes

Very warm, dry air combined with winds gusting as high as 30 mph will support critical fire weather concerns across the central Plains through this afternoon. In the west, blizzard conditions in the mountains and heavy coastal rain will prevail through the weekend. Hazardous travel is anticipated. Lake-effect snow will develop over the upper parts of Michigan and southeast Lake Ontario today. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.34°NLon: 75.73°WElev: 961ft.

Fair

26°F

-3°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 30.42 in (1031.1 mb)
Dewpoint 10°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill18°F (-8°C)
Last update 29 Feb 10:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Scranton PA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 23. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 50. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 35. South wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Rain
    Likely

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain, mainly before 1pm, then a chance of showers after 1pm.  High near 49. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Rain Likely

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 23. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 50. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 35. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain, mainly before 1pm, then a chance of showers after 1pm. High near 49. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
A chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Scranton PA
 41.41°N 75.67°W (Elev. 712 ft)
9:43 pm EST Feb 29, 2024
11pm EST Feb 29, 2024-6pm EST Mar 7, 2024
 
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