Slight chance of showers, thunderstorms possible later in the week

By Travis Kellar - | September 6th, 2016 7:14 am

A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms will return to the Wyoming Valley as the week draws to a close.

The National Weather Service indicated it was 59 degrees as of 6:54 a.m. at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport, and fair skies were reported.

Patchy fog is possible before 9 a.m. today — otherwise, cloudy skies will gradually clear. The high will be near 85.

Mostly clear skies are expected into tonight, with a low around 61.

Wednesday will once again bring a chance of patchy fog before 9 a.m., but sunny skies are expected for the rest of the day. The high will be near 86.

Partly cloudy skies will follow into Wednesday night, with a low around 87.

Mostly sunny skies are predicted for Thursday, along with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. The high will be near 89.

Mostly cloudy skies will carry over into Thursday night, along with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. The low will be around 72.

Be sure to check out the Times Leader’s weather page for up-to-date forecast information and radar1

By Travis Kellar

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