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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 500pm EST, Tuesday February 09, 2016
Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 28 degrees west, near 30 degrees central, and near 34 degrees east. Current sky conditions are light snow west, light snow central, and light snow east. In the west, relative humidity is near 78%, and the dew point is near 22 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 30 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 85%, and the dew point is near 30 degrees. Visibility is less than one mile east. Winds are coming from the southwest at 17 mph in the west, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds and light snow. Winds are coming from the west at 10 mph in the central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light snow. Winds are coming from the northeast at 8 mph in the east, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light snow. 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 35 degrees at North Phila. The lowest temperature is 23 degrees at Johnstown.
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
251 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016 WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST WEDNESDAYTHIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA. DAY ONE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV/STATECOLLEGE ON THE INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS. WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY. SNOW SQUALLS ARE POSSIBLE WITH AN ARCTIC FRONT FRIDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY SATURDAY. FRIGID TEMPERATURES AND DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS WILL BRING AN INCREASED RISK FOR HYPOTHERMIA AND FROSTBITE SATURDAY INTO SUNDAY. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.
7-Day Forecast For CUMBERLAND County, PA
Issued at 407 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Pennsylvania
PENN --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY FEB 15-19 FEB 17-23 FEB FEB-APR ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Normal Above Above Above Precipitation: Above Above Above Above .... 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 9TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1899... Louisville's coolest February high temperature: 2 degrees. Also Lexington's coldest daily high temperature on record: -3 degrees. Also, the only sub-zero daily high temperature on record at Bowling Green: -1. (NWS Louisville) ...1870... President Ulysses Grant signed a joint resolution with Congress authorizing the Secretary of War to form a National Weather Service. This agency was placed under the Secretary of War because it was thought that military discipline would ensure that observations would be timely and accurate. The new agency was placed under General Albert Meyer. General Meyer gave the National Weather Service its first moniker...the Division Of Telegrams And Reports for the Benefit of Commerce. More at this link... http://weather.about.com/od/weatherhistory/ig/US-Weather-Bureau-History/War-Department-Weather-Report.htm (NWS Louisville) ...1933... The temperature at Moran WY, located next to Teton National Park, plunged to 63 degrees below zero to establish a state record. The temperature at the Riverside Ranger Station in Montana dipped to 66 below zero to establish a record for the state, and a record for the nation which stood until 1954. (David Ludlum) ...1934... The mercury dipped to 51 degrees below zero at Vanderbilt to establish a record for the state of Michigan. The temperature at Stillwater plunged to 52 degrees below zero to establish a record for the state of New York. (David Ludlum) ...1987... A storm off the Atlantic coast produced high winds and heavy snow in the northeastern U.S., with blizzard conditions in eastern Massachusetts. Wind gusted to 80 mph and 23.4 inches of snow produced drifts eight feet high at Cape Cod MA. It was the worst blizzard in thirty years for the Cape Cod area. Winds in some of the mountains and ridges of the Appalachian Region gusted to 100 mph. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1994... The Ice Storm of 1994 was devastating and paralyzing. Tennessee, Northern Mississippi, and a seven county area in northwest Alabama received up to 6 inches of ice. The weight of the ice caused numerous trees to fall, blocking roads and making travel impossible. 9 fatalities and $3 billion in damage are attributed to the storm. ...2001... Eastern Kentucky was in the midst of a warm and record setting period. The Jackson Weather Office established record high temperatures of 72 degrees on both the 8th and 9th...while the London Corbin Airport set records of 69 degrees and 70 degrees for the 8th and 9th respectively. (NWS Jackson) ...2011... For the past 30 years, winters in Kentucky were relatively mild with very little snow for most winters. But not for 2010 or 2011. According to Tom Priddy, UK Ag Meteorologist, every time he sneezed It snowed in the Bluegrass State. ;>)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky