WILKES-BARRE — After some spotty showers on Sunday, rain and some thunderstorms look likely for most of this week.
The National Weather Service indicated that it was 66 degrees as of 7:54 a.m. at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport. Clouds dominated the morning skies, but no precipitation has started to fall.
The chance for precipitation will be present for the Wyoming Valley for most of the week.
There will be a chance of showers today, along with the possibility of thunderstorms after 1 p.m. Between a tenth and a quarter of an inch of precipitation is possible, with higher amounts in thunderstorms. Today’s high will be in the lower 70s.
The chance of rain and thunderstorms will carry on into tonight, with less than a tenth of an inch of rain possible. Tonight’s low will be in the lower 60s.
Mostly cloudy skies are expected on Tuesday, along with a 30 percent chance of showers — thunderstorms will once again be possible after 1 p.m. Less than a tenth of an inch of rain is expected. Tuesday’s high will near the 80-degree mark. The chance for rain and thunderstorms will also exist on Tuesday night, with a low in the lower 60s.
Wednesday and Wednesday night will also bring the chance for rain and thunderstorms. Wednesday’s high will climb to the lower 80s, and the low will drip to the lower 60s on Wednesday night.
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