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Regional Weather Summary
National Weather Service State College PA
304 AM EDT Thu May 24 2018

High pressure over the Great Lakes early today will move
off the coast on Friday. Sunny and warm temperatures will 
prevail the next couple of days, bringing fair and warm weather 
to the commonwealth. Plenty of sunshine will also prevail today 
and on Friday. 

Early morning temperatures were in the 50s for the most part. It
was a few degrees warmer over the far southeast part of the 
Keystone state.

Highs today will be mainly in the upper 70s to lower 80s. Lows
will be in the upper 50s to lower 60s. Highs on Friday will be in
the lower to mid 80s.

A southwest flow of more humid air will overspread the state this
weekend, bringing warmer nights and the chance of an afternoon 
shower or thunderstorm. 

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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For BLAIR County


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Hourly Observations For BLAIR county
400 AM EDT THU MAY 24 2018

CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
BRADFORD       FAIR      47  45  93 CALM      30.21S                  
DUBOIS         FAIR      53  46  77 CALM      30.20S                  
CLEARFIELD     FAIR      52  49  89 CALM      30.20R                  
JOHNSTOWN      FAIR      55  50  83 SW3       30.21S                  
ALTOONA        FAIR      60  50  69 CALM      30.19S                  
STATE COLLEGE  FAIR      56  50  78 CALM      30.18R                  
WILLIAMSPORT   FAIR      56  52  86 W7        30.13R                  
SELINSGROVE    FAIR      50  49  96 CALM      30.14S FOG              
FT INDIANTOWN  FAIR      67  48  52 NW6       30.11S                  
CAPITAL CITY   FAIR      62  56  80 CALM      30.12R                  
HARRISBURG     FAIR      59  56  89 N6        30.11R                  
YORK           FAIR      55  54  96 CALM      30.12R                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 400am EDT, Thursday May 24, 2018

Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 60 degrees west, near 56 degrees central, and near 64 degrees east. Current sky conditions are fair west, fair central, and fair east. In the west, relative humidity is near 72%, and the dew point is near 51 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 78%, and the dew point is near 50 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 69%, and the dew point is near 54 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress west, no stress central, and no stress east. Winds are calm in the west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm in the central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the northwest at 8 mph in the east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 65 degrees at North Phila. The lowest temperature is 47 degrees at Bradford.


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.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For BLAIR County,PA

1059 PM EDT Wed May 23 2018

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Thursday through Tuesday.

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For BLAIR County, PA
Issued at 415 AM EDT Thu May 24 2018

TODAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

TONIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

FRIDAY
Sunny. Very warm with highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.

SATURDAY
Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Very warm with highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
A chance of thunderstorms in the evening. Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

SUNDAY
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Humid with highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
A chance of thunderstorms in the evening. Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

MEMORIAL DAY
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

TUESDAY
Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then partly cloudy after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Pennsylvania
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                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                MAY 29-JUN 2 MAY 31-JUN 6    MAY       MAY-JUL                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above       Normal     Normal      Above                      

....  Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
5 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

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MAY 24TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1894...
Six inches of snow blanketed Kentucky. Just four days earlier as much as
ten inches of snow had fallen across Kentucky, Tennessee and Virginia. Six
days earlier a violent storm had wrecked nine ships on Lake Michigan.
(David Ludlum)
... 1925...
Lexington, KY's latest snowflakes (just a trace fell). (Louisville NWS)
...1930...
A tornado touched down near the town of Pratt KS and traveled at the
incredibly slow speed of just 5 mph. (The Weather Channel)
...1940...
Hail fell near Ada OK to a depth of six to eight inches, and rainfall
runoff left drifts of hail up to five feet high. (The Weather Channel)
...1979...
In the Memorial Tournament, Tom Watson shot a 69 in the second round 
in rain, freezing temperatures, and 30 mph winds in Dublin, Ohio. That was 
10 strokes better than the average of the rest of the golfers that day. He 
continued to play well and won the tournament. He said he was used to it 
since he is from Kansas City.
... 2000...
A tornado (F0) touched down briefly along Liberty Church Road in Auburn 
(Logan County), KY. An F0 tornado also quickly touched down in Bowling Green.
(NWS Louisville)

Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky