Rain expected to return to Wyoming Valley for latter part of the week

By Travis Kellar - tkellar@timesleader.com | September 27th, 2016 7:15 am

Skies are expected to clear into Wednesday, but rain is predicted to return to the Wyoming Valley by Thursday.

The National Weather Service indicated it was 59 degrees as of 6:54 a.m. at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport, and fog and mist was reported.

Mostly cloudy skies will gradually become sunny today, and the high will be near 74. Mostly clear skies will follow into tonight, with a low around 47.

Patchy fog is possible before 11 a.m. Wednesday — otherwise, partly sunny skies are expected. The high will be near 73.

Cloudy skies will follow into Wednesday night, along with a 50 percent chance of showers. Up to half an inch of rain is possible, and the low will be around 56.

Showers are likely on Thursday, but no rainfall amounts have been predicted. The high will be near 68. Showers will continue to be likely into Thursday night, and the low will be around 58.

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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