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Regional Weather Summary
National Weather Service State College PA
436 AM EDT Fri May 26 2017

Cool air will filter in today. Clouds and a brisk northwest wind
are expected. The clouds will likely start to break up in the 
southeast early today, but a shower is possible across most of the
state throughout the day. Showers will be more numerous over the 
Laurels and Allegheny Plateau. Highs will be around 60 degrees 
across the higher terrain of the Allegheny Plateau and in the mid 
70s in the lower Delaware Valley.

The daytime showers will dissipate late this afternoon and early
this evening. However, additional showers and perhaps a
thunderstorm may move into the southwest part of the state later
tonight. Elsewhere, it will be partly to mostly cloudy and the 
wind will become light. Lows will run between the upper 40s and 
mid 50s. 

Showers and thunderstorms are most-possible across the southwest 
in the morning. However, showers are still possible over the
northwest counties and in the central mountains. Highs on Saturday
will be between 70 and 75 degrees, except in the northwest where
it may not get up to 70. 

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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For MONROE County

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Hourly Observations For MONROE county
1000 AM EDT FRI MAY 26 2017

PHILADELPHIA   PTSUNNY   67  56  67 W13       29.66S                  
NORTH PHILA    CLOUDY    67  58  72 W8        29.66S                  
BLUE BELL*     CLOUDY    64  59  82 W6        29.67S                  
DOYLESTOWN     PTSUNNY   65  32  29 VRB6      29.64R                  
QUAKERTOWN*    PTSUNNY   64  57  77 NW8       29.66R                  
PERKASIE*      PTSUNNY   66  59  77 W14       29.66S                  
POTTSTOWN      MOSUNNY   66  57  72 VRB6G17   29.67R                  
LANCASTER      CLOUDY    66  58  75 W15G22    29.68R                  
COATESVILLE    MOSUNNY   66  57  72 NW16      29.69S                  
READING        CLOUDY    67  58  72 W12       29.66R                  
ALLENTOWN      CLOUDY    67  56  67 W12G20    29.63S                  
MOUNT POCONO   CLOUDY    58  55  90 NW13G21   29.64R                  
HAZLETON       CLOUDY    59  57  94 W3        29.70R                  
LEHIGHTON      CLOUDY    64  55  72 W5        29.65S                  
WILKES BARRE   CLOUDY    62  58  86 W6        29.64S                  

Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Surface 4-Panel

Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 1000am EDT, Friday May 26, 2017

Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 57 degrees west, near 59 degrees central, and near 67 degrees east. Current sky conditions are rain west, cloudy central, and partly sunny east. In the west, relative humidity is near 86%, and the dew point is near 53 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 82%, and the dew point is near 54 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 67%, and the dew point is near 56 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress west, no stress central, and no stress east. There is patchy fog west. Winds are coming from the northwest at 13 mph with gusts at 21 mph in the west, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds and rain. Winds are coming from the southwest at 8 mph in the central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the west at 13 mph in the east, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 67 degrees at Reading, Philadelphia, North Phila, and Allentown. The lowest temperature is 54 degrees at Meadville, Franklin, Erie, and Bradford.

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 MONROE County,PA

331 AM EDT Fri May 26 2017

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Saturday through Thursday.

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.


Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

7-Day Forecast For MONROE County, PA
Issued at 930 AM EDT Fri May 26 2017

Partly sunny with scattered showers. Warmer with highs around 70. Northwest winds around 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.

Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in the evening. Lows in the lower 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.

Partly sunny in the morning, then becoming mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds around 5 mph.

Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. East winds around 5 mph.

Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.

Showers likely. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

Mostly cloudy. Showers likely in the morning, then scattered showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

Partly sunny with scattered showers. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

Partly cloudy. Scattered showers in the evening. Lows in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.

Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.

Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Pennsylvania
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                MAY 31-JUN 4  JUN 2-JUN 8    JUN       JUN-AUG                      
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   Temperature:      Below        Below      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Below       Normal     Normal     Normal                      

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Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today

A famous Virginia flood occurred as heavy rains in the mountains brought
all rivers in the state to record high levels. (Sandra and TI Richard
Sanders - 1987)
A tornado (unofficially F2) moved along a five mile long path 
east of Jeffersonville IN (Clark County). The Louisville 
weather office's log book simply read, Partly cloudy, and 
threatening during the greater portion of the day. Shower, 
11.56am12.04 pm; amount, .05. While rain was falling, a few 
indistinct, distant peals of thunder were heard. (NWS Louisville)
A tornado touched down near Louisiana MO about noon and remained on the
ground for a distance of 293 miles, finally lifting seven hours and twenty
minutes later in eastern Jennings County IN. The twister cut a swath of
destruction two and a half miles wide through Mattoon IL. There were 101
persons killed in the tornado, including 53 at Mattoon, and 38 at
Charleston IL. Damage from the storm totalled 2.5 million dollars. (David
An F2 tornado was spotted in Simpson County. (NWS Louisville)
A slow moving nor-easter battered New England with high 
winds, heavy rain, and record late season snow on this day. 
Winds 70 to 90 mph in gusts occurred along the coast. Over 7 
inches of rain fell at Nantucket, Massachusetts with 6.57 
inches falling in 24 hours to set a new 24 hour rainfall 
record. 24.9 inches of snow fell at Mount Washington, New 
Hampshire to set a new May snowfall record. (NWS Louisville)
An F2 tornado struck Smiths Grove (Warren County). A barn was 
destroyed and another damaged. (NWS Louisville)
A tornado produced F1 damage along a four mile long path 
through Allen County, resulting in a quarter million dollars 
in damage. An F1 tornado was on the ground for 6 miles in 
Simpson County. (NWS Louisville)
Lightning struck and damaged two homes in Louisville. (NWS Louisville)


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