Last updated: January 17. 2014 7:52AM - 5038 Views
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The Wyoming Valley is set to get some more snow this weekend.


The National Weather Service currently has Luzerne County under a hazardous weather outlook. Snow is expected to develop across the area tonight and continue into Saturday morning as an upper-level disturbance goes through the area. Lackawanna County is also included in the outlook.


The greatest chance for snow accumulations is along and near the Interstate 81 corridor in Central New York. Accumulations may range from 3 to 5 inches. Winter weather advisories may be issued as the system moves through the area.


Temperatures are expected to linger near 40 degrees today, with mostly cloudy skies. As the disturbance comes into the area, snow showers will be likely tonight before 4 a.m., with a low around 29 degrees. Up to 2 inches of snow is predicted.


The chance of snow will remain before 10 a.m. on Saturday, follow by a chance of flurries throughout the rest of the day. Less than an inch of snow is expected. Saturday’s high is expected to be in the low 30s. The chance of flurries will linger into Saturday night, with a low around 18 degrees. No snowfall accumulations are currently listed.


The chance of snow showers will remain on Sunday and into Sunday night, with a high in the mid 30s and a low around 20 degrees.


Check back with The Times Leader for updated weather information as the snow moves into the area. Be sure to also check out our Facebook page at facebook.com/timesleader!


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