Storms, Potentially, Significant in the Northern Tier; Fire Weather Threats in the West

An upper level system in the northwestern U.S. will produce another day of thunderstorms across the West and into the Central U.S. Primary threats will be damaging winds and large hail. Very large hail and significant winds will be possible from the Northern Rockies into the Northern Plains. Strong winds and dry thunderstorms keep fire weather threats elevated to critical in the Great Basin. 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

17°C

63°F

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed E 7 km/h
Barometer 1021.1 mb (30.17 in)
Dewpoint 16°C (60°F)
Visibility 14 km
Last update 27 Jun 5:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Scranton PA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 31. Light northwest wind increasing to 8 to 13 km/h in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Southwest wind 3 to 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 20 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. West wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 11 to 16 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 29 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 18 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 31. Light northwest wind increasing to 8 to 13 km/h in the morning.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Southwest wind 3 to 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. West wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 11 to 16 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Scranton PA
 41.41°N 75.67°W (Elev. 217 m)
3:33 am EDT Jun 27, 2019
6am EDT Jun 27, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 3, 2019
 
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