Isolated snow showers expected throughout the week

By Travis Kellar - | January 18th, 2016 7:33 am

The Wyoming Valley could see some more snowfall this week, but accumulating snow isn’t in the forecast.

The National Weather Service indicated that it was 17 degrees as of 6:54 a.m. at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport, with fair skies reported.

Mostly cloudy skies are expected today, along with a 30 percent chance of snow mainly between noon and 2 p.m. Less than half an inch of snow is possible, and today’s high will be near 22.

Isolated snow showers will be possible tonight, with a 20 percent chance of precipitation predicted. Mostly cloudy skies are expected otherwise, with a low around 12 — the wind chills could make it feel like -2.

Partly sunny skies are predicted for Tuesday, along with isolated snow showers. The high will be near 23, but wind chills could make it feel like -3.

Partly cloudy skies are predicted for Tuesday night, with a low around 17.

Wednesday is expected to bring partly sunny skies, with a high near 29. Mostly cloudy skies will carry over into Wednesday night, along with a slight chance of snow showers before 1 a.m. The low will be around 18.

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

By Travis Kellar