Isolated snow showers expected throughout the week

By Travis Kellar - | January 18th, 2016 7:33 am

By Travis Kellar

The Wyoming Valley could see some more snowfall this week, but accumulating snow isn’t in the forecast.

The National Weather Service indicated that it was 17 degrees as of 6:54 a.m. at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport, with fair skies reported.

Mostly cloudy skies are expected today, along with a 30 percent chance of snow mainly between noon and 2 p.m. Less than half an inch of snow is possible, and today’s high will be near 22.

Isolated snow showers will be possible tonight, with a 20 percent chance of precipitation predicted. Mostly cloudy skies are expected otherwise, with a low around 12 — the wind chills could make it feel like -2.

Partly sunny skies are predicted for Tuesday, along with isolated snow showers. The high will be near 23, but wind chills could make it feel like -3.

Partly cloudy skies are predicted for Tuesday night, with a low around 17.

Wednesday is expected to bring partly sunny skies, with a high near 29. Mostly cloudy skies will carry over into Wednesday night, along with a slight chance of snow showers before 1 a.m. The low will be around 18.

Be sure to check out the Times Leader’s weather page for up-to-date forecasts and radar!