Sunshine is expected to usher in the new year for the Wyoming Valley, but rain will be possible before then.
The National Weather Service indicated that it was 37 degrees as of 6:54 a.m. at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport, with fog and mist reported.
Mostly cloudy skies are expected today, but there will be a 40 percent chance of showers after 4 p.m. Less than a tenth of an inch of rain is expected, and today’s high will be near 45.
Mostly cloudy skies will carry over into tonight, along with a 40 percent chance of showers. Less than a tenth of an inch of rain is expected, and tonight’s low will be around 37.
Mostly sunny skies are expected for Thursday, with a high near 41. Partly cloudy skies should do little to damper New Years Eve plans on Thursday night, with a low around 29.
Mostly sunny skies will kick off 2016 on Friday, with a high around 36. Partly cloudy skies are expected on Friday night, with a low around 27.
Be sure to check out the Times Leader’s weather page for up-to-date forecast information and radar!