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National Weather Service State College PA
445 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

High pressure centered just off the coast of the Carolinas will keep
a warm and increasingly humid southerly airflow over Pennsylvania
for the next few days. Daytime heating with elevated humidity will
cause some thunderstorms to develop during the afternoon and evening
hours.

The low temperature tonight will range from the lower 50s
in the northern mountains to the mid 60s in Philadelphia. The high
temperature Thursday will vary from the upper 70s in the Alleghenies
to the upper 80s in the lower Delaware Valley.

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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For BLAIR County


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Hourly Observations For BLAIR county
400 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
BRADFORD       SUNNY     80  43  26 SW8G18    30.14F                  
DUBOIS         SUNNY     78  49  35 SW8G16    30.14F                  
CLEARFIELD     SUNNY     81  46  29 SW13G20   30.13F                  
JOHNSTOWN      SUNNY     77  43  29 W8        30.18F                  
ALTOONA        SUNNY     82  44  26 W8        30.15F                  
STATE COLLEGE  SUNNY     82  50  32 W13       30.12F                  
WILLIAMSPORT   SUNNY     89  44  20 SW13      30.04F                  
SELINSGROVE    SUNNY     87  49  26 VRB6      30.07F                  
FT INDIANTOWN  SUNNY     86  49  27 VRB7      30.09F                  
CAPITAL CITY   SUNNY     86  49  27 W10       30.09F                  
HARRISBURG     MOSUNNY   86  49  27 NW9       30.09S                  
YORK           MOSUNNY   83  52  34 SW9       30.11F                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 400pm EDT, Wednesday May 25, 2016

Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 81 degrees west, near 82 degrees central, and near 88 degrees east. Current sky conditions are sunny west, sunny central, and partly sunny east. In the west, relative humidity is near 31%, and the dew point is near 48 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 32%, and the dew point is near 50 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 17%, and the dew point is near 38 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress west, no stress central, and no stress east. Winds are coming from the southwest at 13 mph with gusts at 18 mph in the west, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are coming from the west at 13 mph in the central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are coming from the west at 14 mph with gusts at 22 mph in the east, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 89 degrees at WilliamSport. The lowest temperature is 75 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.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For BLAIR County,PA

1056 AM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

 DAY ONE  TODAY AND 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.

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7-Day Forecast For BLAIR County, PA
Issued at 317 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

TONIGHT
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

THURSDAY
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.

THURSDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING
THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 70 PERCENT.

FRIDAY
PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON. VERY WARM WITH HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.

FRIDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
MAINLY IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.

SATURDAY
PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. VERY WARM WITH HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. CHANCE OF RAIN 30 PERCENT.

SATURDAY 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 30 PERCENT.

SUNDAY
PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.

SUNDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.

MEMORIAL DAY
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.

MONDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.

TUESDAY
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.

TUESDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60.

WEDNESDAY
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Pennsylvania
                                 PENN                                                                     
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                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                MAY 31-JUN 4  JUN 2-JUN 8    JUN       JUN-AUG                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above       Normal      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above     Normal     Normal                      

....  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 25TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1917...
A tornado ripped through southeast Kansas, traveling 65 mph. The average
speed was a record for any tornado. (The Weather Channel)
...1955...
Two tornadoes struck the town of Blackwell OK within a few minutes time
during the late evening. The tornadoes killed 18 persons and injured more
than 500 others. Early the next morning a tornado virtually obliterated the
small community of Udall KS killing 80 persons and injuring 270 persons.
More than half the persons in the community were killed or injured by the
tornado. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)




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