Snow, colder temperatures expected as the week rolls on


By Travis Kellar - tkellar@timesleader.com



By Travis Kellar

tkellar@timesleader.com

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The Wyoming Valley could see some snow over the next couple of days, and temperatures are expected to plunge closer to the weekend.

The National Weather Service indicated that it was 28 degrees as of 6:54 a.m. at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport, with overcast skies reported.

Cloudy skies are expected today, and along with snow showers that are expected to be likely after 3 p.m. Less than a half an inch of snow is expected, and today’s high will be near 36.

Snow showers are expected to continue to be likely before 1 a.m. tonight, with around an inch of snowfall accumulation predicted. Tonight’s low will be around 26.

Cloudy skies are predicted for Wednesday, along with a 40 percent chance of snow showers. Less than a half an inch of snow is expected, and the high will be near 33.

Cloudy skies are expected to carry over into Wednesday night, along with a 30 percent chance of snow before 10 p.m. Less than a half an inch of snow is expected, and the low will be around 18.

Mostly cloudy skies are predicted for Thursday, along with a 20 percent chance of snow showers. The high will be near 23.

Partly cloudy skies are predicted for Thursday night, with a low around 9 degrees.

Be sure to check out the Times Leader’s weather page for up-to-date forecast information and radar!

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