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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
1030 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

LOW PRESSURE OVER THE MID ATLANTIC STATES WILL KEEP PENNSYLVANIA
MAINLY CLOUDY WITH PERIODS OF SHOWERS AND DRIZZLE
FOR THE NEXT FEW DAYS.

THE LOW TEMPERATURE OVERNIGHT WILL BE MAINLY IN THE 40S.
THE HIGH TEMPERATURE THURSDAY WILL VARY FROM THE LOWER 50S
IN THE POCONOS TO THE LOWER 60S IN THE MIDDLE SUSQUEHANNA VALLEY.

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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 200am EDT, Thursday May 05, 2016

Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 48 degrees west, near 50 degrees central, and near 50 degrees east. Current sky conditions are partly cloudy west, cloudy central, and cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 86%, and the dew point is near 44 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 95%, and the dew point is near 48 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 86%, and the dew point is near 46 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress west, no stress central, and no stress east. There is patchy fog central. Winds are coming from the west 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 east at 9 mph in the east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 51 degrees at WilliamSport and Altoona. The lowest temperature is 39 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 CUMBERLAND County,PA

530 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

 DAY ONE  TODAY AND TONIGHT.

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

HEAVY RAIN AND LOCALIZED FLOODING ARE POSSIBLE ON THURSDAY.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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7-Day Forecast For CUMBERLAND County, PA
Issued at 107 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

REST OF TONIGHT
CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH PATCHY DRIZZLE. PATCHY FOG. NEAR STEADY TEMPERATURE IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.

THURSDAY
SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 70 PERCENT.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SHOWERS
MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 80 PERCENT.

FRIDAY
SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 60. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 80 PERCENT.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SHOWERS
MAINLY IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 80 PERCENT.

SATURDAY
PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WARMER WITH HIGHS AROUND 70. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.

SATURDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50.

SUNDAY
PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.

SUNDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.

MONDAY
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.

MONDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50.

TUESDAY
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.

TUESDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.

WEDNESDAY
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.

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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 10-14    MAY 12-18    MAY       MAY-JUL                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above     Normal     Normal                      

....  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

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MAY 5TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1917...
The same storm which a day earlier produced eight inches of snow in the Texas 
panhandle, produced a foot of snow at Denver CO, their heaviest snow
of record for the month of May. (David Ludlum)
...1930...
The temperature at College Park VA soared from 43 degrees to 93 degrees to
begin an exceptional heat wave. (Sandra and TI Richard Sanders - 1987)
...1987...
Unseasonably hot weather prevailed in the western U.S. A dozen cities in 
California reported record high temperatures for the date. Afternoon highs 
of 93 degrees at San Francisco, 98 degrees at San Jose, 100 degrees at 
Sacramento, and 101 degrees at Redding, were the warmest of record for so 
early in the season. The high of 94 degrees at Medford OR was also the 
warmest of record for so early in the season. (The National Weather 
Summary)
...1989...
Damage was in the millions as the funnel cut a swath across Cleveland, 
Lincoln, and Catawba counties in North Carolina. The F4 tornado killed 4 
and injured 52.
...1996...
Flash flooding occurred in Pike and Morgan counties Kentucky. Heavy rain 
produced flooding along route 460 near Cottle in Morgan county. 
However...the flooding was much worse in northern and eastern sections of 
Pike county...where damage was estimated at one million dollars. Up to two 
and a half inches of rain fell during a short period of time in Pike 
county. Forty to fifty bridges were washed out...numerous roads were 
flooded and automobiles were washed down creeks. The Varney elementary 
school suffered serious flood damage. (NWS Jackson, KY)


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