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National Weather Service State College PA
400 PM EST Tue Feb 21 2017

A weakening cold front will spread a few rain showers across all but 
southeastern Pennsylvania this evening into tonight. Otherwise, it 
will be a mostly cloudy and mild night with lows ranging from the 
mid to upper 30s across northeastern Pennsylvania to around 50 
degrees in the far southwest.

Considerable cloudiness will persist into Wednesday, and a stray 
shower remains possible. Partial clearing is expected by afternoon, 
and it will become unseasonably warm with highs ranging from the mid 
50s in the Poconos to the mid 60s across western Pennsylvania and 
the south-central valleys.

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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For INDIANA County


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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                  

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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.

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7-Day Forecast For INDIANA County, PA
Issued at 618 PM EST Tue Feb 21 2017

TONIGHT
Cloudy. A chance of showers
mainly after midnight. Lows in the upper 40s. Mild. South winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in the morning. Unseasonably warm with highs in the mid 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Mild. Lows around 50. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

THURSDAY
Considerable cloudiness with a 40 percent chance of showers. Unseasonably warm with highs in the mid 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Mild. Lows around 50. South winds around 5 mph.

FRIDAY
Considerable cloudiness with a chance of showers in the morning
then partly sunny in the afternoon. Unseasonably warm with highs in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Showers likely
mainly after midnight. Mild. Lows around 50. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SATURDAY
Showers. Much cooler with highs in the mid 50s. Temperature falling into the mid 40s in the afternoon. Chance of rain 80 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
A chance of rain showers in the evening. Mostly cloudy. Much colder with lows in the upper 20s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

SUNDAY
Partly sunny. Much colder with highs in the upper 30s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Lows in the upper 20s. Chance of snow 30 percent.

MONDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Lows around 30. Chance of snow 50 percent.

TUESDAY
A chance of snow showers in the morning. Considerable cloudiness with a chance of rain showers. Mild. Highs around 50. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Pennsylvania
                                 PENN                                                                     
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                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                FEB 27-MAR 3  MAR 1-MAR 7    FEB       FEB-APR                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above     Normal      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above      Above     Normal                      

....  Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
5 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)

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