Forecasts indicate that snow is likely on Sunday

By Travis Kellar - | March 18th, 2016 7:36 am

By Travis Kellar

As the weekend approaches, the forecast indicates that snow is likely on Sunday, but no precipitation amounts have yet been predicted.

The National Weather Service indicated that it was 41 degrees as of 6:54 a.m. at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport, with mostly cloudy skies reported.

Clouds are expected to increase today, and scattered showers will be possible between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. Less than a tenth of an inch of rain is expected, but winds could gust as high as 25 miles per hour. Today’s high will be near 51.

Mostly cloudy skies gradually become mostly clear tonight, with a low around 26.

Mostly sunny skies are predicted for Saturday, with a high near 40. Partly cloudy skies are expected into Saturday night, along with a slight chance of snow into the overnight hours. The low will be around 25.

Mostly cloudy skies are predicted for Sunday, along with a 70 percent chance of snow after 8 a.m. No precipitation amounts have predicted, and the high will be near 37.

Snow is predicted to be likely into Sunday night, with a low around 26.

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