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Hourly Observations For DAUPHIN county
300 AM EST SUN FEB 07 2016
EASTERN PENNSYLVANIA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS PHILADELPHIA PTCLDY 33 23 66 CALM 30.26S ALLENTOWN CLEAR 23 18 81 CALM 30.22R SCRANTON CLEAR 25 17 72 CALM 30.16S
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 300am EST, Sunday February 07, 2016
Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 31 degrees west, near 29 degrees central, and near 33 degrees east. Current sky conditions are clear west, clear central, and partly cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 49%, and the dew point is near 14 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 63%, and the dew point is near 17 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 66%, and the dew point is near 23 degrees. Winds are coming from the south at 7 mph in the west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm in the central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm in the east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. 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 33 degrees at Philadelphia. The lowest temperature is 19 degrees at .
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 DAUPHIN County,PA
327 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016 DAY ONE TODAY AND TONIGHT. THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY. A WIDESPREAD LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW ACCUMULATION IS POSSIBLE MONDAY INTO TUESDAY. CONFIDENCE IS LOW REGARDING EXACT SNOWFALL AMOUNTS SO PLEASE CONTINUE TO FOLLOW FORECAST UPDATES OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
7-Day Forecast For DAUPHIN County, PA
Issued at 323 AM EST SUN FEB 7 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 12-16 FEB 14-20 FEB FEB-APR ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Below Below Above Above Precipitation: Below 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 7TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1861... The temperature at Gouverneur NY bottomed out at -40 degrees, a drop of 70 degrees in one day. Two days later the mercury hit 55 degrees. (David Ludlum) Hanover NH plunged from 37 degrees at 1 PM on the 7th to 32 degrees below zero at 7 AM on the 8th, and West Cummington MA plummeted 80 degrees to -32 degrees. Boston MA plunged from 46 degrees to -14 degrees, and on the 11th was back up to 60 degrees. (7th-8th) (The Weather Channel) ...1904... Between 3:00 and 4:30 a.m., tornadoes, unofficially of F2 strength, hit the Kentucky communities of Cornishville, Dundee, and Cecilia, KY. (NWA Louisville) ...1934... A deep freeze made it possible to drive from Bay Shore to Fire Island NY. (Sandra and TI Richard Sanders - 1987) ...1978... The great blizzard of '78 was coming to an end on this February day. Boston ended up with 27.1 inches of new snow while up to 50 inches fell in northern Rhode Island. A tremendous east/northeasterly gradient wind developed as a deep low pressure system bucked up against an enormous high to the north. This caused wind gusts as high as 92 mph at Chatham Massachusetts. East facing coastal regions were devastated by 4 successive high tides. The 14 foot tide recorded at Portland Maine was perhaps the highest recorded for the century. The storm caused 99 deaths...and total damage was over 600 million dollars. Even Kentucky experienced an impact as the London Corbin Airport set a noteworthy record during this storm. Cold air surged deep into the southern United States with record low temperatures set as far south as the Gulf Coast. In London...the low temperature plunged to minus 10 degrees on the morning of the seventh...which still stands in the record books as the daily low. Lexington reported minus 9 and Covington minus 10 degrees. (NWS Jackson, KY and UKAWC)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky