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Regional Hourly Observations For CUMBERLAND County
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Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Surface 4-Panel
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 700pm EST, Friday February 27, 2015
Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 13 degrees west, near 16 degrees central, and near 27 degrees east. Current sky conditions are clear west, clear central, and clear east. In the west, relative humidity is near 42%, and the dew point is near -6 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 41%, and the dew point is near -4 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 37%, and the dew point is near 4 degrees. Winds are coming from the northwest at 6 mph in the west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 4 degrees west. Winds are coming from the west at 9 mph in the central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 4 degrees central. Winds are coming from the northwest at 10 mph in the east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The livestock cold stress index is in the emergency category west, danger category central, and no stress category east. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 27 degrees at Philadelphia and North Phila. The lowest temperature is 5 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.
All NWS Radars (In near-real time), Current Livestock Heat Stress Index (LSI), Current Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For CUMBERLAND County,PA
431 PM EST FRI FEB 27 2015 DAY ONE TONIGHT. HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY. A STORM APPROACHING FROM THE MIDWEST COULD PRODUCE A FEW INCHES OF SNOW ACROSS THE LOWER SUSQUEHANNA RIVER VALLEY SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND SUNDAY NIGHTFOLLOWED BY A PERIOD OF MIXED PRECIPITATION OR ICE SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY MORNING. ANOTHER STORM WILL TRACK WEST OF PENNSYLVANIA IN THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK. THIS SYSTEM IS LIKELY TO PRODUCE A WINTRY MIX OR EVEN PLAIN RAIN ACROSS SOUTH-CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
7-Day Forecast For CUMBERLAND County, PA
Issued at 732 PM EST FRI FEB 27 2015
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Pennsylvania
PENN --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY MAR 5-MAR 9 MAR 7-MAR 13 MAR MAR-MAY ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Below Below Below Normal Precipitation: Normal Below Normal Normal .... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy5 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
FEBRUARY 27TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1717... What was perhaps the greatest snow in New England history commenced on this date. During a ten day period a series of four snowstorms dumped three feet of snow upon Boston, and the city was snowbound for two weeks. Up to six feet of snow was reported farther to the north, and drifts covered many one story homes. (David Ludlum) ...1969... A record snowstorm in Maine came to an end. Two to four feet of snow buried southern and central Maine, with a state record of 57 inches reported at West Forks. Drifts covered many single story homes, and the weight of the snow collapsed many roofs. Two to four feet of snow also buried northeastern Vermont and northeastern Massachusetts. In New Hampshire, Mount Washington NH reported 97.8 inches of snow, a record storm total for New England. (24th-28th) (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel) ...1987... A storm spread heavy snow into the Central High Plains Region, and produced severe thunderstorms in the Southern Plains. Snowfall totals in western Nebraska ranged up to 19 inches at Sydney. Severe thunderstorms in Oklahoma produced baseball size hail at Stringtown and Atoka. A storm in the eastern U.S. produced heavy rain over the Carolinas and heavy snow in the southern Appalachians and piedmont region. Five inches of rain left four feet of water in the streets of Greenville SC. Snowfall totals in southwestern Virginia ranged up to 20 inches. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1988... Thunderstorms along a cold front produced heavy rain in southern California, with up to 2.52 inches reported in Ventura County. Strong winds accompanying the rain gusted to 55 mph in the Tehachapi Mountains. Rapid City SD established a February record with an afternoon high of 75 degrees. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1989... Rain and snow prevailed in the southeastern U.S. Up to eight inches of snow blanketed north central Tennessee, and snowfall totals in western North Carolina ranged up to 14 inches at Mount Mitchell. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1990... A winter storm produced heavy snow in southeastern Colorado, with 12 inches reported at Lamar. The same storm produced severe thunderstorms over the Southern High Plains, with wind gusts to 93 mph reported at the White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico. Low pressure brought high winds to the Prince William Sound area of Alaska. Big River Lakes reported wind gusts to 92 mph. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky