The Wyoming Valley will have a warm and sunny start to the week after avoiding most of the rain over the weekend.
The National Weather Service indicated that it was 59 degrees at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport as of 7:54 a.m. Fair skies welcomed the morning commute, and that trend should carry on for the rest of the day.
Today will bring mostly sunny skies, with the high climbing to the mid 80s. Clouds will move back into the area tonight, along with the chance for some showers and thunderstorms. Between a tenth and a quarter of an inch of rain is possible, with higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Tonight’s low will drop to the lower 60s.
That chance for rain and thunderstorms will carry over into Tuesday after 8 a.m. and into Tuesday night. Partly sunny skies are expected otherwise, with a high in the upper 70s. Between a tenth and a quarter of an inch of rain is possible during the day on Tuesday and into Tuesday night. The low on Tuesday night will drop to the mid 50s.
Wednesday will also bring a chance of showers in the morning, with thunderstorms possible after 9 a.m. Cloudy skies are expected throughout the day, with the high reaching the upper 60s. Rain and thunderstorms are also possible on Wednesday night, with the low in the lower 60s.
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