Heavy Rain and Storms in the East; Fire Weather Threats in the West

A slow moving frontal system will bring strong to severe storms and locally heavy rain from the Northeast to the southern Plains. Meanwhile, Fire Weather threats remain elevated over the northern Inter-Mountain West, as Red Flag Warnings and Fire weather watches are in effect. Also, the potential for isolated dry thunderstorms remains possible across this portion of the West. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.34°NLon: 75.73°WElev: 961ft.

Mostly Cloudy

29°C

84°F

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed SW 11 G 31 km/h
Barometer 1012.4 mb (29.93 in)
Dewpoint 21°C (70°F)
Visibility 13 km
Heat Index31°C (88°F)
Last update 17 Aug 5:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Creamton PA

Severe T-storm Watch until August 17, 11:00pm
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    Severe T-storm Watch until August 17, 11:00pm

    NOW until
    11:00pm Fri

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Low around 19. Southwest wind 5 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 19 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 24. West wind 8 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 24 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. North wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Northeast wind 5 to 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 24 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. East wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 24 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 24 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Low around 19. Southwest wind 5 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 24. West wind 8 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. North wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Northeast wind 5 to 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. East wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
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Point Forecast:
Creamton PA
 41.67°N 75.38°W (Elev. 395 m)
3:23 pm EDT Aug 17, 2018
6pm EDT Aug 17, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 24, 2018
 
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