Wyoming Valley to miss the brunt of incoming winter storm

By Travis Kellar - tkellar@timesleader.com | January 21st, 2016 7:37 am

After a week of speculation, it looks like the Wyoming Valley will miss the brunt of the incoming winter storm.

The National Weather Service indicated that it was 23 degrees at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport, with overcast skies reported.

Mostly sunny skies are expected today, but there will be a chance for flurries before 1 p.m. The high will be near 29.

Partly cloudy skies are expected into tonight, with a low around 16.

Partly sunny skies will round out the week on Friday, with a high near 28.

Cloudy skies are predicted for Friday night, along with a 30 percent chance of snow after 1 a.m. Less than half an inch of snow is expected, and the low will be around 19.

Saturday will once again bring the chance of snow, along with cloudy skies. A 40 percent chance of snow is predicted, but no snowfall amounts have yet been predicted. The high will be near 29.

Mostly cloudy skies are predicted for Saturday night, along with a 40 percent chance of snow. The low will be around 17.

Mostly sunny skies are expected on Sunday, with a high near 29. Partly cloudy skies will follow into Sunday night, with a low around 14.

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


By Travis Kellar