Warmer temperatures, scattered showers and thunderstorms predicted this weekend

By Travis Kellar - tkellar@timesleader.com | June 9th, 2016 7:28 am

The Wyoming Valley is off to a chilly start today, but temperatures are expected to rebound into the weekend.

There will also be a chance for some showers and thunderstorms.

The National Weather Service indicated that it was 48 degrees as of 6:54 a.m. at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport, with mostly sunny skies reported.

Sunny skies are expected today, with a high near 69. Mostly clear skies will follow into tonight, with a low around 46.

Sunny skies will wrap up the week on Friday, with a high near 73. Mostly clear skies will carry over into Friday night, with a low around 49.

Saturday is expected to bring partly sunny skies, along with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. The high will be near 78.

Mostly cloudy skies will follow into Saturday night, along with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. The low will be around 64.

Mostly sunny skies will round out the weekend on Sunday, with a high near 78. Partly cloudy skies are predicted for Sunday night, with a low around 53.

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


By Travis Kellar


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