It looks like the Wyoming Valley will be spared from the rain today before the chance for showers and thunderstorms returns this weekend.
The National Weather Service indicated that it was 57 degrees at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport as of 6:54 a.m. A few clouds hovered overhead, but the sun managed to peak through intermittently.
That sunshine is expected for the rest of the day, with the climbing to the upper 70s. Clouds will return this evening, along with the chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8 p.m. Between a tenth and quarter of an inch of rain is possible, with higher amounts in thunderstorms. Tonight’s low will drop to about 63 degrees.
Showers are likely on Saturday, along with a possible thunderstorm. Between a tenth and quarter of an inch of rain is possible, with more rain possible in thunderstorms. The high on Saturday will be in the mid 70s.
There will be a chance for showers on Saturday night, with the low dipping to only 54 degrees. Less than a tenth of an inch of rain is expected.
Things should clear up on Sunday, with mostly sunny skies expected. The high will climb back to the upper 70s. Clouds will move back in on Sunday night, with a low in the upper 50s.
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