Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.34° N Lon: 75.73° W Elev: 961 ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

41°F

5°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.31 in (1026.9 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 2 Mar 8:54 am EST
Detailed forecast for

Lackawanna County

Rest Of Today
Rain. Patchy fog. Highs in the upper 40s. Southeast winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of rain near 100 percent.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the evening. Patchy fog. Lows in the upper 30s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph, becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy. Highs around 60. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 60s.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 50s.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 50s.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the mid 30s.
Friday
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the upper 40s.



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635 AM EST Sat Mar 2 2024
 
 

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