Moisture and grayness are the common themes of the Wyoming Valley this morning.
The National Weather Service indicated that it was 67 degrees as of 6:54 a.m. at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport. Light rain pour down on the morning commute, and some patchy fog could be found in some areas.
Fortunately, those umbrellas and rain gear will not be a requirement for the entire weekend.
Showers will be likely for most of the day today, with a chance of thunderstorms after 10 a.m. Between a quarter and a half an inch of rain is possible. Today’s high will climb to the upper 70s.
Scattered showers and thunderstorms will persist until midnight, followed by isolate showers overnight. Between a tenth and a quarter of an inch of rain is possible. Tonight’s low will be in the upper 50s.
Sunny skies will return to the area on Saturday, with a high in the upper 70s. Clear skies will carry over into Saturday night, with a low around 50 degrees.
Sunny skies are once again expected on Sunday, along with clear skies into Sunday night. Sunday’s high will be in the lower 80s, and Sunday night’s low will be in the mid 50s.
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