Clear skies, cold temperatures expected as the week rolls on

By Travis Kellar - | January 5th, 2016 7:41 am

Temperatures will climb slightly as the week progresses, but they won’t come anywhere near the abnormally warm temperatures the region has enjoyed so far this winter.

The National Weather Service indicated that it was 6 degrees as of 6:54 a.m. at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport, with a windchill that made it feel like -7.

Sunny skies are expected today, with a high near 26 — the wind chill value could make it feel as low as -6. Clear skies will follow into tonight, with a low around 9.

Sunny skies are predicted for Wednesday, with a high near 36. Mostly clear skies are expected for Wednesday night, with a low around 18.

Mostly sunny skies are expected for Thursday, with a high near 41. Mostly cloudy skies are expected into Thursday night, with a low around 24.

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

By Travis Kellar