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Hourly Observations For INDIANA county
800 PM EST TUE FEB 21 2017
WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS ERIE PTCLDY 46 43 89 SW3 29.98R MEADVILLE CLOUDY 58 41 53 VRB7 29.95F FRANKLIN* CLOUDY 55 39 54 S8 29.99S NEW CASTLE CLOUDY 61 42 49 CALM 29.98F BEAVER COUNTY MOCLDY 59 43 55 S5 29.99F BUTLER* CLOUDY 57 41 54 S5 30.00F PITTSBURGH INT CLOUDY 61 44 53 S3 29.99F PITTSBURGH CLOUDY 63 40 42 SW5 30.00F INDIANA* PTCLDY 55 36 47 SE6 30.04F LATROBE CLEAR 57 37 47 CALM 30.03R WASHINGTON CO* PTCLDY 54 43 66 CALM 30.02F
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 INDIANA County,PA
313 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. No hazardous weather is expected at this time. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not expected at this time.
7-Day Forecast For INDIANA County, PA
Issued at 618 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