A hot and sunny weekend is forecast for the Wyoming Valley, but the area could see some thunderstorms today.
The National Weather Service indicated it was 74 degrees as of 6:54 a.m. at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport, and fair skies were reported.
Mostly sunny skies are expected today, with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1 p.m. Less than a tenth of an inch of rain is expected, and the high will be near 95.
Partly cloudy skies will carry into tonight, with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11 p.m. Less than a tenth of an inch of rain is forecast, and the low will be around 70.
Sunny skies are predicted for Saturday, with a high near 92. Mostly clear skies will carry into Saturday night, with a low about 63.
Mostly sunny skies will round out the weekend Sunday, with a high near 91. Partly cloudy skies will follow into Sunday night, with a low about 69.
Be sure to check out the Times Leader’s weather page for up-to-date forecast information and radar.