It’s shaping up to be a nice week for the Wyoming Valley leading into Independence Day, but the chance for rain will linger around for most of the week.
The National Weather Service indicated that it was 70 degrees as of 6:54 a.m. Sunshine was blocked by primarily cloudy skies this morning.
Partly sunny skies are expected today, with a slight chance of showers — thunderstorms are also possible after 10 a.m. Today’s high will be in the mid 80s. That slight chance of rain will carry over into tonight, with a low in the upper 60s.
The chance of showers and thunderstorms will linger on into Tuesday under partly sunny skies, with a high in the upper 80s. There will be a better chance for rain and thunderstorms on Tuesday night, with less than a tenth of an inch possible. The low for Tuesday night will be in the low 70s.
Partly sunny skies are predicted for Wednesday, but the chance of showers and thunderstorms will still exist. Wednesday’s high will be in the lower 90s. Clouds will move into the area on Wednesday night, and the chance for showers and thunderstorms will stick around. The low for Wednesday night will be in the upper 60s.
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