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National Weather Service State College PA
451 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

Patchy clouds across the state this morning will break up and
leave a mostly sunny sky. Only slightly more clouds are expected
in the south versus the north. The humidity will be lower than on
Monday, but it will still be summer-like with above normal
temperatures. Highs will range from the lower 80s across
northwestern Pennsylvania to the mid 90s in the southeast.

Temperatures tonight will dip into the mid 50s in the northern
mountains but not get below the mid 70s in Philadelphia. Most of
the Commonwealth will see lows in the 60s.

Expect another mostly sunny and very warm day on Wednesday with
highs ranging from the mid 80s to the lower 90s.

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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 600am EDT, Tuesday July 26, 2016

Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 70 degrees west, near 70 degrees central, and near 75 degrees east. Current sky conditions are partly cloudy west, partly cloudy central, and mostly cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 68 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 70 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 87%, and the dew point is near 71 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress west, no stress central, and no stress east. There is patchy fog west. Winds are coming from the south at 6 mph in the west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the west at 6 mph in the central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the west at 6 mph in the east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 75 degrees at Philadelphia. The lowest temperature is 64 degrees at Mount Pocono and Meadville.


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

404 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

 DAY ONE  TODAY AND TONIGHT.

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For CUMBERLAND County, PA
Issued at 416 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

TODAY
MOSTLY SUNNY. HOT WITH HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

TONIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

WEDNESDAY
MOSTLY SUNNY. HOT WITH HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. WARM WITH LOWS AROUND 70. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

THURSDAY
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HOT WITH HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH
BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.

THURSDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WARM WITH LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.

FRIDAY
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HUMID WITH HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.

FRIDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WARM. HUMID WITH LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.

SATURDAY
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. VERY WARM. HUMID WITH HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.

SATURDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HUMID WITH LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.

SUNDAY
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. VERY WARM. HUMID WITH HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.

SUNDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING
THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. HUMID WITH LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.

MONDAY
MOSTLY SUNNY. HUMID WITH HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Pennsylvania
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                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                JUL 31-AUG 4  AUG 2-AUG 8    JUL       JUL-SEP                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above       Normal     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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JULY 26TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1819...
Twin cloudbursts of fifteen inches struck almost simultaneously at Catskill
NY and Westfield MA. Flash flooding resulted in enormous erosion. (David
Ludlum)
...1943...
Tishomingo OK baked in the heat as the mercury soared to 121 degrees, a
state record. (The Weather Channel)
...1960...
The temperature at Salt Lake City UT hit 107 degrees, an all-time record
high for that location. (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
Thunderstorms developing along a cold front produced hail two inches in
diameter in McHenry County IL, and wind gusts to 70 mph at Auburn ME. A
wind gust of 90 mph was recorded at Blairstown NJ before the anemometer
broke. The high winds were associated with a small tornado. The record high
of 88 degrees at Beckley WV was their sixth in a row. (The National Weather
Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
Thunderstorms produced large hail and damaging winds in the MIddle Atlantic
Coast Region, and in the south central U.S. Eight cities in the
northwestern and north central U.S. reported record high temperatures for
the date. Salem OR hit 103 degrees. (The National Weather Summary)
...1989...
Morning thunderstorms produced heavy rain in southeastern Teas, with more
than three inches reported at the Widllife Refuge in southwestern Chambers
County. Evening thunderstorms produced severe weather in Montana, with wind
gusts to 62 mph reported at Helena. Eight cities from Maine to Minnesota
reported record high temperatures for the date, including Newark NJ with a
reading of 99 degrees. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
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Lexington Area  (ThreadEx Station)
Daily Almanac
Date: Jul 26, 2010

Daily Values         Observed    Normal       Record/Year    Prev Year
Max Temperature          87         86        100 in 1952          82
Min Temperature          74         67         53 in 1920+         67
Avg Temperature        80.5         77       87.5 in 1901        74.5
Precipitation          0.00       0.15       2.70 in 1935        0.11
New Snowfall            0.0        0.0        0.0 in 2010+        0.0
Snow Depth                0          -          0 in 2010+          0
HDD (base 65)             0          0          2 in 1920+          0
CDD (base 65)            16         12         23 in 1901          10



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