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National Weather Service State College PA
815 PM EST Thu Jan 19 2017

Clouds will lower and thicken overnight, with light rain developing 
across southwestern Pennsylvania during the predawn hours on Friday. 
Low temperatures will range from the upper 20s across northeastern 
Pennsylvania to the low to mid 30s elsewhere.

The rain will spread northeastward across the remainder of 
Pennsylvania through the day on Friday. High temperatures will range 
from the raw mid 30s in the Poconos to the mild mid 50s in far 
southwestern Pennsylvania.

The rain will come to an end Friday night, although considerable 
cloudiness will persist into Saturday. Despite the clouds, 
temperatures will be unseasonably mild with highs on Saturday 
ranging from the upper 40s across northeastern Pennsylvania to the 
lows 60s in the far southwest.

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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For CUMBERLAND County


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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 800pm EST, Thursday January 19, 2017

Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 37 degrees west, near 36 degrees central, and near 41 degrees east. Current sky conditions are cloudy west, clear central, and cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 78%, and the dew point is near 31 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 87%, and the dew point is near 32 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 73%, and the dew point is near 33 degrees. Winds are coming from the north at 3 mph 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 6 mph 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 41 degrees at Philadelphia. The lowest temperature is 30 degrees at Butler.


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 CUMBERLAND County,PA

643 AM EST THU JAN 19 2017

 DAY ONE  TODAY AND TONIGHT.

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

A DEEP AND SLOW MOVING AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL TRACK FROM THE
LOWER MISSISSIPPI ON SUNDAY TO JUST OFF THE MID ATLANTIC COAST BY
TUESDAY AFTERNOON. THIS STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING AN EXTENDED PERIOD
OF RAIN SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT. RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF
ONE INCH  TO AN INCH AND ONE HALF ARE LIKELY. MINOR FLOODING OF
SOME SMALL STREAMS AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS ARE POSSIBLE.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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7-Day Forecast For CUMBERLAND County, PA
Issued at 715 PM EST THU JAN 19 2017

TONIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY THIS EVENING
THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH THIS EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.

FRIDAY
RAIN, COOLER WITH HIGHS AROUND 40. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN NEAR 100 PERCENT.

FRIDAY NIGHT
CLOUDY WITH PATCHY DRIZZLE. PATCHY FOG. NEAR STEADY TEMPERATURE IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

SATURDAY
MOSTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS COOL WITH HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

SATURDAY NIGHT
CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. UNSEASONABLY MILD. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

SUNDAY
RAIN
MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. CHANCE OF RAIN 80 PERCENT.

SUNDAY NIGHT
RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. CHANCE OF RAIN NEAR 100 PERCENT.

MONDAY
RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. CHANCE OF RAIN NEAR 100 PERCENT.

MONDAY NIGHT
RAIN LIKELY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.

TUESDAY
CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.

TUESDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.

WEDNESDAY
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 50.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.

THURSDAY
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.

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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 
                   JAN 25-29 JAN 27-FEB 2    JAN       JAN-MAR                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above       Normal      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:     Normal        Below     Normal      Above                      

....  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

JANUARY 19TH
HISTORICAL WEATHER FACTS
...1810...
The famous "cold day" in New England. Gale force winds wrecked homes, and
accompanied a sudden overnight drop in temperature of 50 degrees. Tradgedy
struck Sanbornton NH where three chidren froze to death. (David Ludlum)
...1933...
Giant Forest CA received 60 inches of snow in just 24 hours, a state
record, and the second highest 24 hour total of record for the U.S. (David
Ludlum)
...1977...
Snowflakes were observed at Homestead and Miami Beach in extreme southern
Florida. (David Ludlum)
...1987...
A storm tracking toward the northeastern U.S. produced up to 14 inches of
snow in northern Indiana. Peru IN reported a foot of snow. Six cities in
Florida reported new record high temperatures for the date. The afternoon
high of 88 degrees at Miami equalled their record for the month of January.
(National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
A powerful storm hit the central U.S. producing blizzard conditions in the
Central High Plains, and severe thunderstorms in the Lower Mississippi
Valley. Snowfall totals ranged up to 36 inches at Wolf Creek Pass CO, with
31 inches at Elsmere NE. Tornadoes claimed five lives in Tennessee, and a
tornado at Cullman AL injured 35 persons. (National Weather Summary) (Storm
Data)
...1989...
The high temperature for the day at Fairbanks AK was a frigid 41 degrees
below zero, and the morning low of 24 degrees below zero at Anchorage AK
was their coldest reading in fourteen years. (National Weather Summary)
...1990...
Thunderstorms produced large hail and damaging winds in eastern Texas and
Louisiana. Tornadoes at Garland TX and Apple Springs TX each injured one
person. Heavy snow spread from the Southern and Central Rockies into the
Great Plains. Storm totals in New Mexico reached 36 inches at Gascon.
Totals in the Central Plains ranged up to 15 inches near McCook NE and
Garden City KS. (National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

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