Showers, thunderstorms expected for most of the weekend in the Wyoming Valley

July 30th, 2016 9:58 am

Rain and thunderstorms are in the forecast for the Wyoming Valley for most of the weekend.

The National Weather Service indicated it was 77 degrees as of 8:54 a.m. at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport, under partly sunny and fair skies.

Showers and thunderstorms are likely today, mainly before 5 p.m., then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5 p.m. Cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent, with rainfall up to three quarters of an inch possible.

Showers and possibly a thunderstorm continue into tonight, with a low around 68. Some storms could produce heavy rainfall. Chance of precipitation is 90 percent, with rain up to one inch possible.

On Sunday, showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2 p.m., then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2 p.m. Cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent, with rain up to half of an inch possible.

Sunday Night, showers and thunderstorms are likely, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Your week begins with predictions of a chance of showers on Monday, with thunderstorms also possible after 2 p.m. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 40 percent.

On Monday night there’s a chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8 p.m., then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

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

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