Warmer temperatures, rain in the forecast leading up to the midweek

By Travis Kellar - tkellar@timesleader.com | April 11th, 2016 8:03 am

By Travis Kellar



After a chilly weekend, temperatures in the Wyoming Valley are expected to rebound as the week progresses.

Rain, however, is also in the forecast.

The National Weather Service indicated that it was 40 degrees as of 6:54 a.m. at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport, with light rain reported.

Rain is expected before 3 p.m. today, but less than a tenth of an inch of rain is expected. The high will be near 54.

Mostly cloudy skies are expected tonight, with rain likely after 3 a.m. Up to a quarter of an inch of rain could fall, and the low will be around 46.

Rain will once again be likely before noon on Tuesday, with up to a quarter of an inch of rain possible. The high will be near 50.

Partly cloudy skies are predicted for Tuesday night, with a low around 32.

Sunny skies are expected to return on Wednesday, with a high near 54. Partly cloudy skies will carry over into Wednesday night, with a low around 34.

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

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