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National Weather Service State College PA
1040 PM EDT TUE AUG 23 2016

Clear skies were across the region this evening. Most locations were
in the 60s this evening, but a few spots were still in the lower 70s
across the southeast.

Expect another clear and cool night with lows generally in the mid
50s to lower 60s. It will be a few degrees cooler across the
northwest mountains with lows near 50 degrees. Another pleasant
summer day is in store for the Keystone state on Wednesday, with
plenty of sunshine. High temperatures will be in the lower to mid
80s. Clouds will be on the increase across the west late, as the
high pressure system moves off the coast. 

The weather pattern will turn warmer and more humid on Thursday,
with an increase potential for showers and thunderstorms on
Thursday. Warm temperatures will linger into the weekend.

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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, Wednesday August 24, 2016

Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 65 degrees west, near 60 degrees central, and near 70 degrees east. Current sky conditions are clear west, partly cloudy central, and clear east. In the west, relative humidity is near 84%, and the dew point is near 60 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 89%, and the dew point is near 57 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 76%, and the dew point is near 62 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress west, no stress central, and no stress east. Winds are coming from the southeast at 6 mph in the west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the west at 5 mph in the central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the west at 7 mph in the east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 70 degrees at Philadelphia. The lowest temperature is 53 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.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For CUMBERLAND County,PA

330 AM EDT TUE AUG 23 2016

 DAY ONE  TODAY AND TONIGHT.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

 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.

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7-Day Forecast For CUMBERLAND County, PA
Issued at 115 AM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

REST OF TONIGHT
CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

WEDNESDAY
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

THURSDAY
PARTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HUMID WITH HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.

THURSDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WARM. HUMID WITH LOWS AROUND 70. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 30 PERCENT.

FRIDAY
MOSTLY SUNNY. VERY WARM. HUMID WITH HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.

FRIDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING
THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLEAR. HUMID WITH LOWS IN THE MID 60S.

SATURDAY
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.

SATURDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.

SUNDAY
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.

SUNDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. HUMID WITH LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.

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

MONDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HUMID WITH LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.

TUESDAY
PARTLY SUNNY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HUMID WITH HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.

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   Temperature:      Above        Above     Normal      Above                      
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Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today

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AUGUST 24TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1879...
Louisville's wettest August day, with 3.76 inches of rain. (NWS Louisville)
...1906...
A cloudburst deluged Guinea VA with more than nine inches of rain in just
forty minutes. (David Ludlum)
...1968...
Lightning struck the Crawford County fairgrounds in northwest Pennsylvania
killing two persons and injuring 72 others. (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
Autumn-like weather prevailed across the north central and northeastern
U.S. Seven cities reported record low temperatures for the date, including
Saint Cloud MN with a low of 37 degrees. Temperatures in Florida soared to
98 degrees at Pensacola and 99 degrees at Jacksonville. Thunderstorms
produced heavy rain in the Southern High Plains Region, with 5.40 inches at
Union NM, and 7.25 inches reported west of Anthony NM. (The National
Weather Summary)
...1988...
Thunderstorms in the Delaware Valley of eastern Pennsylvania produced wind
gusts to 95 mph around Philadelphia, and gusts to 100 mph at Warminster. A
tropical depression drenched the Cabo Rojo area of southwestern Puerto Rico
with up to ten inches of rain. San Juan received 5.35 inches of rain.
(Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)
...1989...
Late afternoon and evening thunderstorms produced severe weather in eastern
Montana and western sections of the Dakotas. Thunderstorms in Montana
produced wind gusts to 76 mph at Jordan, and golf ball size hail at Rock
Springs, which collected three to four feet deep in ditches. Lewiston ID
reported a record 1.50 inches of rain for the date, and a record rainfall
total for August of 2.63 inches. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm
Data)
...1992...
Hurricane Andrew, packing 156 mph sustained winds and gusts up to nearly 
175 mph, came ashore in South Florida near Homestead. The storm moved 
across the tip of Florida before moving into the Gulf of Mexico, but not 
before leaving 15 people dead and a record $25 billion in damage. Andrew 
was one of only three category 5 hurricanes to hit the US, and the most 
costly tropical cyclone on record. (NWS Louisville)
...2000...
A lightning strike apparently started a fire in a mobile home, possibly 
after striking near a propane tank, in New Haven, KY (Nelson County). Two 
girls, ages 7 and 9, were killed in the mobile home, apparently due to 
smoke inhalation. (NWS Louisville)


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