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National Weather Service State College PA
515 AM EST Wed Feb 22 2017

A weak and stalled out frontal boundary will maintain plenty of
clouds across the commonwealth today, along with a scattered
sprinkles. Temperatures to start the day today will range from 
the upper 30s to low 40s across northern and eastern Pennsylvania
to the lower 50s in the far west.

Partial clearing is expected this afternoon. It will be 
unseasonably warm, with highs ranging from the mid 50s in the 
Poconos to the mid 60s throughout the south-central valleys.

Looking ahead to Thursday, expect another unseasonably warm day.
highs will likely reach or exceed 60 across the north, and soar
past record highs and into the lower 70s across the south. 

Skies will be partly to mostly cloudy during the day Thursday with
a rain showers possible by the afternoon. There could even be a 
brief, afternoon or early evening thunderstorm in some locations.

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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For CARBON County

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Hourly Observations For CARBON county
600 AM EST WED FEB 22 2017

SCRANTON       CLOUDY    44  33  65 CALM      30.00R                  
MOUNT POCONO   CLOUDY    38  33  82 W6        29.98S                  
ALLENTOWN      CLOUDY    40  33  76 CALM      30.04S                  
QUAKERTOWN*    CLOUDY    39  36  87 CALM      30.05S                  
READING        CLOUDY    42  37  82 CALM      30.03S                  
LANCASTER      CLOUDY    39  38  96 E5        30.02F                  
COATESVILLE    CLOUDY    39  36  87 CALM      30.04F                  
POTTSTOWN      CLOUDY    40  35  83 CALM      30.06S                  
BLUE BELL      CLOUDY    37  34  87 CALM      30.05S                  
DOYLESTOWN     CLOUDY    41  35  79 CALM      30.04S                  
WILLOW GROVE   NOT AVBL                                               
NORTH PHILA    CLOUDY    43  37  79 SE3       30.08S                  
PHILADELPHIA   CLOUDY    42  37  82 CALM      30.08R                  

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

Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 500am EST, Wednesday February 22, 2017

Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 54 degrees west, near 44 degrees central, and near 41 degrees east. Current sky conditions are cloudy west, cloudy central, and cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 52%, and the dew point is near 37 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 68%, and the dew point is near 34 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 82%, and the dew point is near 36 degrees. Winds are coming from the south at 6 mph in the west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm in the central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm in the east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The livestock cold stress index is in the no stress category west, no stress category central, and no stress category east. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 54 degrees at pittsburgh. The lowest temperature is 37 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 CARBON County,PA

300 AM EST Wed Feb 22 2017

 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 activation is not expected at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

7-Day Forecast For CARBON County, PA
Issued at 330 AM EST Wed Feb 22 2017

Mostly cloudy with scattered showers this morning
then partly sunny with isolated showers this afternoon. Not as cool with highs around 60. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.

Partly cloudy in the evening
then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 40s. South winds around 5 mph.

Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 50s.

Showers likely. Highs in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely in the evening
then partly cloudy with a chance of rain showers after midnight. Much colder with lows in the lower 30s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

Mostly sunny. Much cooler with highs in the upper 30s.

Partly cloudy. Cold with lows in the mid 20s.

Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s.

Mostly cloudy. Cold with lows around 30.

A chance of snow showers in the morning. Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs in the mid 40s. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Pennsylvania
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                FEB 27-MAR 3  MAR 1-MAR 7    FEB       FEB-APR                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above     Normal      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above      Above     Normal                      

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Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today

The memorable "Cold Sabbath" in New England history. Many persons froze
extremities while going to church. (David Ludlum)
Although heat and dust prevailed in the spring and summer, early 1936
brought record cold to parts of the U.S. Sioux Center IA reported 42 inches
of snow on the ground, a state record. (20th-22nd) (The Weather Channel)

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