Showers, thunderstorms possible in the Wyoming Valley into Wednesday

By Travis Kellar - | August 8th, 2016 7:25 am

WILKES-BARRE — Sunshine will stick around the Wyoming Valley for the beginning of the week, but showers and thunderstorms are expected into the midweek.

The National Weather Service indicated it was 60 degrees as of 6:54 a.m. at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport, with fair skies reported.

Sunny skies are expected today, with a high near 86. Clear skies will follow into tonight, with a low around 58.

Sunny skies are predicted for Tuesday, with a high near 87. Mostly cloudy skies will follow into Tuesday night, along with a chance of showers after 2 a.m. Less then a tenth of an inch of rain is expected, and the low will be around 69.

Mostly cloudy skies are expected Wednesday, and showers and thunderstorms are likely. A 60 percent chance of rain is predicted, but no rainfall amounts have been predicted. The high will be near 85.

Mostly cloudy skies will carry over into Wednesday night, along with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. The low will be around 71.

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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