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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 MIFFLIN County


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Hourly Observations For MIFFLIN 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                                               

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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.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For MIFFLIN 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.

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7-Day Forecast For MIFFLIN County, PA
Issued at 715 PM EST Tue Feb 21 2017

TONIGHT
Cloudy with isolated showers. Lows in the upper 30s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy with scattered showers in the morning
then partly sunny with isolated showers in the afternoon. Unseasonably warm with highs in the mid 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Unseasonably mild. Lows in the mid 40s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

THURSDAY
Mostly cloudy. Continued unseasonably warm with highs in the upper 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Unseasonably mild. Lows in the upper 40s. South winds around 5 mph.

FRIDAY
Mostly cloudy. Continued unseasonably warm with highs in the upper 60s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Unseasonably mild. Lows in the lower 50s.

SATURDAY
Showers. Snow showers in the afternoon. Continued unseasonably warm with highs in the upper 50s. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Much cooler with lows in the lower 30s.

SUNDAY
Mostly sunny. Much cooler with highs around 40.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s.

MONDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow showers. Lows in the lower 30s.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the upper 40s.

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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)

Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky