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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
455 PM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

LOW PRESSURE AND A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SOUTHEAST FROM THE GREAT 
LAKES AND ACROSS PENNSYLVANIA TUESDAY. THIS WILL BRING RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS OVER PENNSYLVANIA. SNOW WILL BE MOST PROBABLE
IN NORTHWEST PENNSYLVANIA AND RAIN MORE LIKELY IN THE SOUTHEAST.
 
SNOW ACCUMULATION IN NORTHERN PENNSYLVANIA WILL GENERALLY BE 1 TO 3 
INCHES WITH AS MUCH AS A HALF FOOT NEAR LAKE ERIE. SNOW ACCUMULATION 
IN SOUTHERN PENNSYLVANIA WILL BE AN INCH OR LESS. FAIR WEATHER WILL 
FOLLOW FOR WEDNESDAY.

THE LOW TEMPERATURE TONIGHT WILL RANGE FROM THE MID 20S
ALONG THE NEW YORK BORDER TO AROUND 40 DEGREES IN THE SOUTHWEST
CORNER OF THE STATE. THE HIGH TEMPERATURE TUESDAY WILL VARY
FROM THE LOWER AND MID 30S ACROSS NORTHERN PENNSYLVANIA
TO THE LOWER AND MID 50S NEAR PITTSBURGH.

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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For DAUPHIN County


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Hourly Observations For DAUPHIN county
800 PM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

EASTERN PENNSYLVANIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
PHILADELPHIA   PTCLDY    54  22  28 NW15      29.86R                  
ALLENTOWN      PTCLDY    46  26  45 W8        29.82R                  
SCRANTON       CLOUDY    42  30  62 NW15G23   29.83R                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 800pm EDT, Monday March 30, 2015

Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 49 degrees west, near 46 degrees central, and near 54 degrees east. Current sky conditions are mostly cloudy west, mostly cloudy central, and partly cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 30%, and the dew point is near 19 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 36%, and the dew point is near 21 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 28%, and the dew point is near 22 degrees. Winds are coming from the west at 13 mph with gusts at 24 mph in the west, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are coming from the west at 18 mph with gusts at 28 mph in the central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are coming from the northwest at 15 mph in the east, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 54 degrees at Philadelphia. The lowest temperature is 37 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 DAUPHIN County,PA

413 PM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

 DAY ONE  TONIGHT.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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7-Day Forecast For DAUPHIN County, PA
Issued at 744 PM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

TONIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

TUESDAY
RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING
THEN RAIN AND SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 90 PERCENT.

TUESDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY IN THE EVENING. LITTLE OR NO SNOW ACCUMULATION. LOWS AROUND 30. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.

WEDNESDAY
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH
BECOMING SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

THURSDAY
MOSTLY SUNNY. NOT AS COOL WITH HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.

THURSDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. UNSEASONABLY MILD. LOWS AROUND 50.

FRIDAY
SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. CHANCE OF RAIN 60 PERCENT.

FRIDAY NIGHT
RAIN LIKELY. COOLER WITH LOWS AROUND 40. CHANCE OF RAIN 60 PERCENT.

SATURDAY
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING
THEN PARTLY SUNNY IN THE AFTERNOON. MUCH COOLER WITH HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. CHANCE OF RAIN 60 PERCENT.

SATURDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.

SUNDAY
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

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

MONDAY
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Pennsylvania
                                 PENN                                                                     
                 ---------------------------------------------
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                 APR 5-APR 9 APR 7-APR 13   APR        APR-JUN                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:     Normal       Normal      Below     Normal                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above     Normal     Normal                      

....  Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
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Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today

MARCH 30TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1823...
A great Northeast storm with hurricane force winds raged from Pennsylvania
to Maine. The storm was most severe over New Jersey with high tides,
uprooted trees, and heavy snow inland. (David Ludlum)
...1899...
A storm which buried Ruby CO under 141 inches of snow came to an end. Ruby
was an old abandoned mining town on the Elk Mountain Range in the Crested
Butte area. (The Weather Channel)
...1977...
Hartford CT hit 87 degrees to establish a record for the month of March.
(The Weather Channel)

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