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National Weather Service:
Fire Weather Warning




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Current Conditions
Wilkes Barre, PA
Conditions as of 3:54 PM
Clear
Temperature: 80°
Wind: WNW 20 mph
Dew point:36°
Pressure:29.87 in.
Humidity: 20%
Visibility: 10.0 miles
Observed at: Avoca, PA
Forecast for Wilkes Barre (18702)
Saturday
clear
Clear
H 80° / L 39°
Sunday
partlycloudy
Partly Cloudy
H 66° / L 46°
Monday
rain
Rain
H 61° / L 51°
Tuesday
partlycloudy
Partly Cloudy
H 62° / L 39°
Wednesday
mostlycloudy
Mostly Cloudy
H 60° / L 39°
Saturday

Clear. High: 80 °F. Wind Calm.

Saturday Night

Clear. Low: 39 °F. Wind Calm mph. Windchill: 39 °F.

Sunday

Partly Cloudy. High: 66 °F. Wind Calm.

Sunday Night

Rain. Low: 46 °F. Wind Calm mph. 90% chance of precipitation (water equivalent of 0.34 in).

Monday

Rain. High: 61 °F. Wind Calm. 100% chance of precipitation (water equivalent of 0.15 in).

Monday Night

Rain. Low: 51 °F. Wind Calm mph. 100% chance of precipitation (water equivalent of 0.3 in).

Tuesday

Partly Cloudy. High: 62 °F. Wind Calm. 20% chance of precipitation (water equivalent of 0.0 in).

Tuesday Night

Clear. Low: 39 °F. Wind Calm mph. Windchill: 39 °F.

Wednesday

Mostly Cloudy. High: 60 °F. Wind Calm. 20% chance of precipitation (water equivalent of 0.0 in).

Wednesday Night

Chance of Rain. Clear. Low: 39 °F. Wind Calm mph. 60% chance of precipitation (water equivalent of 0.08 in). Windchill: 39 °F.

 
 
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Almanac
Key: T = Trace of precipitation; MM = data not available
April 18, 2015
Normal high:60° Record high:92° (1976)
Normal low:39° Record low:28° (2001)
Sunrise:6:19 AM Moon Rise: 6:18 AM
Sunset:7:46 PM Moon Set: 7:51 PM
Complete weather almanac

 
Astronomy
Sunrise:06:19 AM (EDT) Moon Rise:06:18 AM (EDT)
Sunset:07:46 PM (EDT) Moon Set:07:51 PM (EDT)
Moon Phase
Apr. 18 Apr. 25 May. 03 May. 11 May. 18

... Red flag warning remains in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening
for Sullivan... Delaware... and Otsego counties in New York and
northeast Pennsylvania...

* affected area... fire weather zone 038 Bradford... fire weather
zone 039 Susquehanna... fire weather zone 040 northern Wayne...
fire weather zone 043 Wyoming... fire weather zone 044
Lackawanna... fire weather zone 046 Otsego... fire weather zone
047 Luzerne... fire weather zone 048 Pike... fire weather zone
057 Delaware... fire weather zone 062 Sullivan and fire weather
zone 072 southern Wayne.

* Winds... northwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Timing... midday today through early this evening.

* Relative humidity... as low as 21 percent.

* Temperatures... in the upper 60s.

* Lightning... thunderstorms are not expected.

* Impacts... any fires that develop could spread rapidly. Outdoor
burning is not recommended.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now... or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds... low relative humidity... and warm temperatures will
create explosive fire growth potential.



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