Rain, snow predicted for the Wyoming Valley into the midweek

By Travis Kellar - tkellar@timesleader.com | February 29th, 2016 7:51 am

By Travis Kellar



The Wyoming Valley could get a mixture of rain and snow into the midweek.

The National Weather Service indicated that it was 47 degrees as of 6:54 a.m. at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport, with overcast skies reported.

Showers will be likely before 9 a.m. today, but cloudy skies are expected to gradually clear as the day progresses. Less than a tenth of an inch of rain is expected, and today’s high will be near 53.

Partly cloudy skies are expected into tonight, with a low around 28.

Partly sunny skies are predicted for Tuesday, with a high near 47.

Cloudy skies will carry over into Tuesday night, with rain becoming likely after 1 a.m. Up to a half of an inch of rain is expected, and the low will be around 41.

Rain is predicted to be likely before 4 p.m. on Wednesday, followed by scattered rain and snow showers into the evening hours. The high will be near 43.

Partly cloudy skies are expected into Wednesday night, along with a 30 percent chance of scattered snow showers. The low will be around 23.

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