Heat Wave from Montana to the South

An extensive heat wave will consume the Central half of the U.S for the next few days. Widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories stretch from Montana into the South with the potential for a few record high temperatures in the north-central High Plains. Also, severe thunderstorms with hail and damaging winds are expected the next couple of days in the Upper Midwest and Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.34°NLon: 75.73°WElev: 961ft.

Fair with Haze

87°F

31°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.3 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 27 Jul 2:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Hop Bottom PA

Severe T-storm Watch until July 27, 06:00pm
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Severe T-storm Watch
  •  
    Severe T-storm Watch until July 27, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Tue

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers before 10am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers before 10am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Hop Bottom PA
 41.69°N 75.79°W (Elev. 1106 ft)
2:40 pm EDT Jul 27, 2021
3pm EDT Jul 27, 2021-6pm EDT Aug 2, 2021
 
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