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Hourly Observations For BLAIR county
1100 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016
CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS BRADFORD CLOUDY 60 55 83 E13G20 30.13R DUBOIS CLOUDY 62 55 77 E15 30.07S CLEARFIELD LGT RAIN 61 59 93 E8 30.11R JOHNSTOWN LGT RAIN 60 59 96 E12G18 30.06S ALTOONA LGT RAIN 62 60 93 E12G21 30.09R FOG STATE COLLEGE CLOUDY 61 58 91 NE7 30.12R WILLIAMSPORT LGT RAIN 61 59 93 E8 30.15R SELINSGROVE CLOUDY 63 59 87 E10G21 30.15R FT INDIANTOWN CLOUDY 60 58 91 E9G21 30.16R CAPITAL CITY CLOUDY 64 59 83 E20 30.13R HARRISBURG LGT RAIN 63 61 93 E16 30.13R FOG YORK LGT RAIN 62 61 96 E12 30.12R FOG
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 1100pm EDT, Wednesday September 28, 2016
Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 62 degrees west, near 61 degrees central, and near 62 degrees east. Current sky conditions are mostly cloudy west, cloudy central, and light rain east. In the west, relative humidity is near 77%, and the dew point is near 55 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 91%, and the dew point is near 58 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 60 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress west, no stress central, and no stress east. Winds are coming from the east at 6 mph in the west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the northeast at 7 mph in the central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the east at 20 mph with gusts at 28 mph in the east, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds and light rain. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 65 degrees at Erie. The lowest temperature is 51 degrees at Mount Pocono.
Current NOWCAST not available:
Nowcasts are not issued routinely during fair weather. Only when
precipitation or other significant weather is occuring in this county will these
forecasts be issued. Currently, there is no short term forecast in effect.
All NWS Radars (In near-real time), Current Livestock Heat Stress Index (LSI), Current Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For BLAIR County,PA
723 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016 FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM EDT THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY MORNINGTHIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA. DAY ONE TONIGHT. PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV/STATECOLLEGE ON THE INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS. FLOOD WATCH. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY. PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV/STATECOLLEGE ON THE INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS. FLOOD WATCH. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT ANY FLOODING. PLEASE ALSO REPORT A RAINFALL TOTAL IN THE MORNING ON THURSDAY AND AGAIN ON FRIDAY MORNING. PLEASE ALSO REPORT RAINFALL OF MORE THAN ONE INCH IN AN HOUR.
7-Day Forecast For BLAIR County, PA
Issued at 1036 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Pennsylvania
PENN --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY OCT 4-OCT 8 OCT 6-OCT 12 OCT OCT-DEC ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Above Above Above Precipitation: Normal Normal Normal Normal .... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy5 Day Rainfall Forecast, 6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook
Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today
SEPTEMBER 28TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1836... The first of three early season snows brought four inches of snow to Hamilton NY, and two inches to Ashby MA. (David Ludlum) ...1893... Albuquerque NM was soaked with 2.25 inches of rain, enough to establish a 24 hour record for that city. (The Weather Channel) ...1917... A hurricane hit Pensacola FL. Winds gusted to 95 mph, and the barometric pressure dipped to 28.50 inches. Winds at Mobile AL gusted to 75 mph. (The Weather Channel) ...1987... Thunderstorms produced up to ten inches of rain in southern Kansas and north central Oklahoma overnight. The Chikaskia River rose 2.5 feet above flood stage at Blackwell OK during the day causing flooding in Kay and Grant counties of north central Oklahoma. Early morning thunderstorms in the Lower Rio Grande Valley of Texas produced 3.07 inches of rain in six hours at McAllen. Thunderstorms produced up to six inches of rain in southeastern Texas later in the day. (National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1988... Thunderstorms developing ahead of a cold front in the central U.S. produced severe weather from northern Texas to the Lower Missouri Valley during the late afternoon and evening hours. Hail three inches in diameter was reported at Nolan TX, and wind gusts to 80 mph were reported at Lawrence KS. Thunderstorms drenched downtown Kansas City MO with up to four inches of rain, leaving some cars stranded in water six feet deep. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary) ...1989... Thunderstorms over northeastern Florida drenched Jacksonville with 4.28 inches of rain between midnight and 6 AM EDT. Unseasonably cool weather prevailed in the northeastern U.S. Five cities reported record low temperatures for the date, including Binghamton NY with a reading of 30 degrees. Morning lows were in the 20s in northern New England. Unseasonably mild weather prevailed in the northwestern U.S., with afternoon highs in the upper 70s and 80s. In Oregon, Astoria reported a record high of 83 degrees. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky