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National Weather Service State College PA
1020 AM EDT Sun Apr 30 2017

A stationary frontal boundary will remain over the area today. Skies 
will be mostly cloudy with a few showers and thunderstorms drifting 
from southwest to northeast through the afternoon.

High temperatures will vary from the upper 50s over the Poconos and 
endless mountains region, to the lower 80s in far western 
Pennsylvania. Temperatures in the 60s and 70s will be sandwiched in 
between across the central mountains.

Skies will remain mostly cloudy tonight with just an isolated shower 
possible. Temperatures will be mild with lows around daybreak in the 
mid to upper 50s. 

A strong cold front will barrell east across the commonwealth later 
Monday afternoon and night, preceded by one or more bands of showers 
and some scattered strong to potentially severe thunderstorms.

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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For CRAWFORD County


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Hourly Observations For CRAWFORD county
400 PM EDT SUN APR 30 2017

WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
ERIE           SUNNY     57  47  69 NE9       29.92F                  
MEADVILLE      SUNNY     83  59  44 SW14G25   29.92F                  
FRANKLIN*      MOSUNNY   79  63  57 SW13G21   29.96F                  
NEW CASTLE     NOT AVBL                                               
BEAVER COUNTY  MOSUNNY   84  61  45 SW15      29.94F                  
BUTLER*        MOSUNNY   84  61  45 SW13G18   29.96F                  
PITTSBURGH INT MOSUNNY   86  58  38 SW12G23   29.95F                  
PITTSBURGH     CLOUDY    85  57  38 SW12      29.96F                  
INDIANA*       MOSUNNY   84  63  48 W13G20    30.00F                  
LATROBE        MOSUNNY   82  61  47 SW12G17   29.99F                  
WASHINGTON CO* SUNNY     84  59  42 SW12G26   29.98F                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 400pm EDT, Sunday April 30, 2017

Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 85 degrees west, near 75 degrees central, and near 74 degrees east. Current sky conditions are cloudy west, mostly sunny central, and partly sunny east. In the west, relative humidity is near 38%, and the dew point is near 57 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 60%, and the dew point is near 61 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 48%, and the dew point is near 53 degrees. Winds are coming from the southwest at 12 mph in the west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the south at 9 mph in the central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the east at 12 mph in the east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 85 degrees at pittsburgh. The lowest temperature is 57 degrees at Mount Pocono and Erie.


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 CRAWFORD County,PA

445 AM EDT Sun Apr 30 2017

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

There is a slight risk for severe thunderstorms late this afternoon
through this evening across northwest Ohio, and a marginal risk
across north central and northeast Ohio tonight. 

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Monday through Saturday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

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7-Day Forecast For CRAWFORD County, PA
Issued at 353 PM EDT Sun Apr 30 2017

TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms
mainly this evening. Warmer with lows in the mid 60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.

MONDAY
Cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms
mainly in the afternoon. Breezy with highs in the mid 70s. South winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Much cooler. Less humid with lows in the mid 40s. Southwest winds around 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

TUESDAY
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Breezy and much cooler with highs in the lower 50s. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows around 40. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Partly sunny. A chance of showers in the morning. Highs in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the upper 30s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

THURSDAY
Showers likely. Highs in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Showers likely. Lows in the lower 40s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

FRIDAY
Cloudy. Showers likely
mainly in the morning. Highs in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 40s.

SATURDAY
Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 50s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers in the evening
then partly cloudy after midnight. Lows in the lower 40s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

SUNDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s.

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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 6-MAY 10 MAY 8-MAY 14    MAY       MAY-JUL                      
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   Temperature:      Below        Below      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Below        Below     Normal     Normal                      

....  Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
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Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today

APRIL 30TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1852...
A tornado, following the same track as the famous "Tri-state Tornado" of
1925, struck the town of New Harmony IND. Just sixteen persons were killed
by the twister, due to the sparse settlement. The "Tri-state Tornado"
killed 695 persons. (David Ludlum)
...1953...
A tornado 300 yards in width leveled homes on the north side of
Warner-Robins GA, and barracks on the south side of the Warner-Robins Air
Force Base. (The Weather Channel)


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