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Hourly Observations For HUNTINGDON county
800 PM EST TUE FEB 21 2017
CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS BRADFORD CLOUDY 46 29 51 SE8 30.00F DUBOIS CLOUDY 48 28 46 SE12 30.01F CLEARFIELD N/A N/A N/A N/A MISG 30.06S JOHNSTOWN CLOUDY 47 33 58 S9 30.05S ALTOONA CLOUDY 49 34 56 S6 30.09S STATE COLLEGE CLOUDY 48 32 53 SW6 30.09F WILLIAMSPORT NOT AVBL SELINSGROVE NOT AVBL FT INDIANTOWN MOCLDY 42 27 55 CALM 30.15S CAPITAL CITY NOT AVBL HARRISBURG CLOUDY 46 34 61 S3 30.15R YORK NOT AVBL
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 800pm EST, Tuesday February 21, 2017
Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 63 degrees west, near 48 degrees central, and near 45 degrees east. Current sky conditions are cloudy west, cloudy central, and cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 42%, and the dew point is near 40 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 53%, and the dew point is near 32 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 63%, and the dew point is near 33 degrees. Winds are coming from the southwest at 5 mph in the west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the southwest at 6 mph in the central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the southeast at 5 mph 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 63 degrees at pittsburgh. The lowest temperature is 42 degrees at Lancaster.
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 HUNTINGDON County,PA
543 AM EST Tue Feb 21 2017 DAY ONE Today and Tonight. No hazardous weather is expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Wednesday through Monday. Gusty westerly winds between 40 and 45 mph will be likely along, and for about 6-10 hours in the wake of a cold frontal passage Saturday. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not expected at this time.
7-Day Forecast For HUNTINGDON County, PA
Issued at 715 PM EST Tue Feb 21 2017
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Pennsylvania
PENN --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY FEB 27-MAR 3 MAR 1-MAR 7 FEB FEB-APR ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Above Normal Above Precipitation: Above Above Above Normal .... 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 21ST HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1918... A spectacular chinook wind at Granville ND caused the temperature to spurt from a morning low of 33 degrees below zero to an afternoon high of 50 degrees above zero. (David Ludlum) ...1935... Frequent duststorms occurred in eastern Colorado during the month, forcing schools to close and people to stay indoors. A fatality occurred on this date when two section cars collided on the railroad near Arriba CO, due to poor visibility. (The Weather Channel) ...1936... The temperature at Langdon ND climbed above zero for the first time in six weeks. Readings never got above freezing during all three winter months. (David Ludlum) ...1971... An outbreak of tornadoes hit northeastern Louisiana and northern and central Mississippi. The tornadoes claimed 121 lives, including 110 in Mississippi. Three tornadoes accounted for 118 of the deaths. There are 1600 persons injured, 900 homes were destroyed or badly damaged, and total damage was 19 million dollars. (David Ludlum)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky