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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mount Pocono, Pocono Mountains Municipal Airport (KMPO)

Lat: 41.14°NLon: 75.38°WElev: 1886ft.

A Few Clouds

80°F

27°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed SW 12 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1017.5 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 17 Aug 12:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSW Pocono Lake PA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 67. West wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 76. West wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 67. West wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 76. West wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSW Pocono Lake PA
 41.07°N 75.58°W (Elev. 1693 ft)
12:36 pm EDT Aug 17, 2018
1pm EDT Aug 17, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 23, 2018
 
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