Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. 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.

Overcast

68°F

20°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.3 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 10:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Varden PA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. East wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 65. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 75.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Calm wind.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. East wind 3 to 7 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 7 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 65. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Varden PA
 41.49°N 75.39°W (Elev. 1299 ft)
9:54 pm EDT Aug 19, 2018
11pm EDT Aug 19, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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