Arctic Cold Front to Bring Areas of Heavy Snow and Much Below Normal Temperatures to the Central U.S.

A strong cold front will sag south across the central U.S. today through this weekend with heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies into the central Plains, Great Lakes, and eventually the Northeast. Much below normal temperatures will spread across much of the northwest and north-central U.S. this weekend into next week. Heavy rain near the Gulf may bring flooding in the South. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.34°NLon: 75.73°WElev: 961ft.

Overcast

34°F

1°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1018.5 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill28°F (-2°C)
Last update 27 Jan 11:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Varden PA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Southwest wind around 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 40. West wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 8am and 10am, then a chance of rain showers after 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 41. Southwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 11pm, then gradually ending.  Cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 39 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Southwest wind around 8 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph.
Saturday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 40. West wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 8am and 10am, then a chance of rain showers after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 41. Southwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 11pm, then gradually ending. Cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.
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Point Forecast:
Varden PA
 41.49°N 75.39°W (Elev. 1299 ft)
11:49 am EST Jan 27, 2023
12pm EST Jan 27, 2023-6pm EST Feb 2, 2023
 
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