Sunshine and cooler temperatures to stick around; showers possible on Thursday

By Travis Kellar - | October 11th, 2016 6:46 am

Sunshine and cooler temperatures are expected as the week rolls along, and the region could also see some rain on Thursday.

Luzerne County remains under a frost advisory until 9 a.m. this morning. A frost advisory means that areas of frost are expected, and sensitive outdoor plants may be killed if left uncovered.

The National Weather Service indicated it was 36 degrees as of 6:54 a.m. at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport, and fair skies were reported.

Patchy frost is possible before 9 a.m. this morning — otherwise, sunny skies are expected. Today’s high will be near 63.

Partly cloudy skies will follow into tonight, with a low around 44.

Mostly sunny skies are predicted for Wednesday, with a high near 65. Partly cloudy skies will carry over into Wednesday night, with a low around 49.

Mostly cloudy skies will return on Thursday, along with a 40 percent chance of showers. The high will be near 64.

Partly cloudy skies are predicted for Thursday night, with a low around 42.

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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