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Regional Weather Summary
National Weather Service State College PA
528 AM EDT Fri Jul 28 2017

A large upper level trough will swing into the upper Ohio valley 
today. A wave of low pressure will form along an approaching 
front as it sags to the Mason Dixon line late this morning, this
will bring more rain into the south by mid day. This rain will 
spread north and east over much of the commonwealth this 
afternoon. Precipitation will continue into Saturday, mainly 
across the southern two thirds of Pennsylvania. The heaviest
precipitation should occur tonight into tomorrow morning with
periods of heavy showers. 
 Highs today will range from the low 80s through the east to the
low 70s along the New York border. 

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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For BRADFORD County

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Hourly Observations For BRADFORD county
600 AM EDT FRI JUL 28 2017

SCRANTON       CLEAR     65  63  93 E3        29.90R                  
MOUNT POCONO   CLEAR     58  58 100 CALM      29.92S FOG              
ALLENTOWN      FOG       66  64  93 N3        29.86S VSB 1/4          
QUAKERTOWN*    CLOUDY    68  68 100 E3        29.88S VSB 1/2          
READING        FOG       69  69 100 CALM      29.86R VSB 1/4          
LANCASTER      CLOUDY    72  72 100 NE5       29.85S FOG              
COATESVILLE    FOG       72  72 100 CALM      29.88S VSB<1/4          
POTTSTOWN      FOG       69  69 100 CALM      29.88S VSB 1/2          
BLUE BELL      CLOUDY    68  68 100 CALM      29.87S                  
DOYLESTOWN       N/A    N/A N/A N/A MISG      29.86S                  
WILLOW GROVE   NOT AVBL                                               
NORTH PHILA    CLOUDY    71  69  93 NE3       29.87R                  
PHILADELPHIA   CLOUDY    72  70  93 NE7       29.85R FOG              

Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Surface 4-Panel

Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 600am EDT, Friday July 28, 2017

Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 69 degrees west, near 64 degrees central, and near 72 degrees east. Current sky conditions are mostly cloudy west, mostly cloudy central, and cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 66 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 64 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 70 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress west, no stress central, and no stress east. There is patchy fog central and 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 northeast at 7 mph in the east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 74 degrees at . The lowest temperature is 58 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 BRADFORD County,PA

323 AM EDT Fri Jul 28 2017

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Saturday through Thursday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.


Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

7-Day Forecast For BRADFORD County, PA
Issued at 430 AM EDT Fri Jul 28 2017

Patchy dense fog this morning. Partly sunny this morning, then mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers this afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.

Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 50s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. North winds 10 to 15 mph.

Partly cloudy in the evening, then clearing. Lows in the lower 50s. North winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph.

Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s.

Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.

Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s.

Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.

Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s.

Mostly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s.

Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

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

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Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today

A small but intense hurricane passed over Bay Saint Louis MS. The hurricane
was considered the worst in fifty years. Few houses were left standing
either at Bay Saint Louis or at Pass Christian, and much of the Mississippi
coast was desolate following the storm. A U.S. cutter was lost along with
its thirty-nine crew members. The storm struck the same area that was hit
150 years later by Hurricane Camille. (David Ludlum)
The temperature at Greensburg KY soared to 114 degrees to set a state
record. (The Weather Channel)
The temperature at Grofino ID climbed to 118 degrees to establish a record
for Idaho. (The Weather Channel)
A severe storm with hail up to an inch and a half in diameter broke
windows, ruined roofs, and stripped trees of leaves near Benson AZ. The
temperature dropped to 37 degrees, as hail was three to four inches deep,
with drifts 46 inches high. (The Weather Channel)
Severe thunderstorms moving out of South Dakota across Iowa produce high
winds which derailed eighteen piggyback trailer cars of a westbound freight
train near Boone IA. Sixteen of the cars fell 187 feet into the Des Moines
River. The thunderstorms also spawned a number of tornadoes, including one
which caused twenty-five to fifty million dollars damage at Sloan, near
Sioux City IA. (Storm Data)
Thunderstorms in Nevada produced wind gusts to 70 mph at Searchlight,
reducing visibilities to near zero in blowing dust and sand. Thunderstorms
in Montana drenched Lonesome Lake with 3.78 inches of rain. (The National
Weather Summary)
Thunderstorms drenched Wilmington NC with 3.33 inches of rain, bringing
their monthly total 14.46 inches. Seven cities in Michigan and Minnesota
reported record high temperatures for the date. Marquette MI hit 99
degrees, and the record high of 94 degrees at Flint MI was their tenth of
the month. (The National Weather Summary)
Afternoon thunderstorms produced large hail and damaging winds in
Massachusetts. Early evening thunderstorms over Florida produced wind gusts
to 68 mph at Fort Myers, and evening thunder-storms in South Dakota
produced nearly two inches of rain in twenty minutes at Pierpoint. (The
National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

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