Get Ready for the HEAT!

The Susquehanna River at Tunkhannock was brown and moving swiftly this afternoon, swollen by a day and a half of showers and thunderstorms that finally moved away in the afternoon.

Photos by Rick Hiduk

Humidity will build along with the heat as the weekend approaches. Some of the highest temperatures in several years will be experienced on Sunday and Monday. Records are likely to be broken from Saturday through Monday. Independence Day is looking hot and humid as well, with a chance for late day thunderstorms.

The eight day forecast follows:

Thursday night: 62 clear

Friday: 88/62 sunny

Saturday: 95/70 partly cloudy

Sunday: 98/70 sunny

Monday: 98/72 sunny

Tuesday: 95/70 partly cloudy

Wednesday: 94/70 T-storms

Thursday: 91/70 partly cloudy

Friday: 93/70 mostly sunny

The weather report is based on expected conditions at approximately 1,100 ft elevation in Meshoppen Township, Wyoming County, near the center of the Endless Mountains region. Residents of river towns can generally expect slightly higher temperatures, while those at higher elevations may experience lower temperatures. Send your Weather Window photos to Try to include a good horizontal/panoramic shot.

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