Click on button above to view PA Watches/Warnings/Special Wx Statements.

Northern Centre county, PA Weather and Climate Synopsis

To access other UK Agricultural Weather Center Pages use the pull-down menu below.

(Click image to zoom) or Click Here

36 Hr. Forecast Map
All Radar images NOAA/UKAWC
Satellite images from NOAA

Weather Summary Hourly Observations Nowcast Agricultural Weather Outlook
7 Day Forecast Medium & Long Range Outlook Almanac Historical Facts

US Weekly Rainfall Departure

US Weekly Temperature Departure
Also see:

A joint service of the UK Ag Weather Center and the National Weather Service.

Regional Weather Summary
National Weather Service State College PA
601 AM EST Sat Jan 20 2018

Mild weather continues today with high pressure across the 
southeast states that will keep mainly clear skies and dry 
conditions across the area. A few clouds will be possible across 
the north as a cold front sags southward into northeast 
Pennsylvania. There will be a chance for a few showers possible 
late Sunday, mainly across the western half of the Keystone 

Highs today and tomorrow will be in the upper 30s through the 
north and the mid to upper 40s through the rest of the state. Lows
Saturday night will be milder than in recent nights, with lows 
ranging from the lower 30s across the north and east, to the mid 
to upper 30s across the south and west.

National Ag. Weather Outlook, International Ag. Weather Summary
Current Surface Map, [2nd Source TWC]

Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For NORTHERN CENTRE County

For Your Farm PointAgCast...Click here.

Hourly Observations For NORTHERN CENTRE county
300 PM EST SAT JAN 20 2018

BRADFORD       FAIR      41  26  55 W9G20     29.90R                  
DUBOIS         FAIR      40  25  55 SW18      29.93R                  
CLEARFIELD     FAIR      45  26  47 W15G24    29.94R                  
JOHNSTOWN      FAIR      43  29  57 W12       29.93S                  
ALTOONA        FAIR      49  32  52 W12       29.94S                  
STATE COLLEGE  SUNNY     45  28  53 W9        29.93S                  
WILLIAMSPORT   FAIR      46  28  49 W8        29.91R                  
SELINSGROVE    FAIR      46  26  45 VRB5      29.94R                  
FT INDIANTOWN  FAIR      46  31  55 CALM      29.93R                  
CAPITAL CITY   FAIR      51  33  50 W7        29.94S                  
HARRISBURG     CLOUDY    48  31  51 W8        29.94R                  
YORK           FAIR      52  33  48 W5        29.94S                  

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

Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 300pm EST, Saturday January 20, 2018

Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 44 degrees west, near 45 degrees central, and near 57 degrees east. Current sky conditions are fair west, sunny central, and partly sunny east. In the west, relative humidity is near 49%, and the dew point is near 26 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 53%, and the dew point is near 28 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 33%, and the dew point is near 28 degrees. Winds are coming from the west at 16 mph with gusts at 22 mph in the west, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are coming from the west at 9 mph in the central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the west at 21 mph in the east, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. 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 57 degrees at Philadelphia and North Phila. The lowest temperature is 38 degrees at Mount Pocono.

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 NORTHERN CENTRE County,PA

605 AM EST Sat Jan 20 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Sunday through Friday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.


Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

7-Day Forecast For NORTHERN CENTRE County, PA
Issued at 115 PM EST Sat Jan 20 2018

Sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. West winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

Mostly clear in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

Cloudy. A chance of light rain and drizzle in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 40s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.

Cloudy with a chance of light rain and drizzle. Lows in the mid 30s. South winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.

Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Highs in the mid 40s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

Periods of rain. Lows in the mid 30s. Chance of rain 90 percent.

Cloudy. A chance of rain in the morning, then a chance of rain or snow in the afternoon. Highs around 40. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow showers. Brisk, cooler with lows in the mid 20s.

Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 30s.

Mostly cloudy. Lows around 20.

Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 30s.

Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s.

Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s.

12-48 Hr Surface Forecast Maps, TWC 4-Panel Surface Forecast, Fire Danger, Day 1 Precip, Day 2 Precip, Days 1-5 Precip, Severe Weather Pot.-Day 1, Day 2

Medium & Long Range Outlook For Pennsylvania
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   JAN 25-29 JAN 27-FEB 2    FEB       JAN-MAR                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Above        Above      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above      Above      Above                      

....  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

The wettest Inaugural Day of record with 1.77 inches of rain in 24 hours.
Temperatures were only in the 30s as Franklin D. Roosevelt was sworm in for
his second term. (David Ludlum) 1937...A record crest on the Rough River was attained with a stage 
of 31.8 feet at Dundee. (NWS Louisville)
Strange vertical antics took place in the Black Hills of South Dakota.
While the temperature at Deadwood was a frigid 16 degrees below zero, the
town of Lead, just a mile and a half away, but 600 feet higher in
elevation, reported a balmy 52 degree reading. (David Ludlum)
The temperature at Rogers Pass MT plunged to 70 degrees below zero to
establish a new record for the continental U.S. (David Ludlum)
A paralyzing "Nor'easter" produced a record 21 inches of snow at Boston, 15
to 20 inches in Rhode Island, and one to two feet of snow in Pennsylvania.
Winds along the coast of Connecticut gusted to 70 mph. (David Ludlum)
Also... Louisville's deepest snowcover: 19 inches. (NWS Louisville)
Gale force winds lingered along the northern Atlantic coast in the wake of
a holiday weekend storm. High winds along the eastern slopes of the
Northern Rockies gusted to 67 mph at Livingston MT, and high winds in
southern California gusted to 70 mph near San Bernardino. (National Weather
Summary) (Storm Data)
A storm in the Upper Midwest produced heavy snow and gale force winds. Up
to 27.5 inches of snow was reported along the Lake Superior shoreline of
Michigan, with 22 inches at Marquette. (National Weather Summary) (Storm
The temperature in the Washington D.C. area warmed into the lower 50s for
the Presidential Inauguration during the late morning hours, before gusty
northwest winds ushered in colder air that afternoon. (National Weather
While heavy thunderstorm rains drenched the Central Gulf Coast States, with
4.23 inches reported at Centreville AL in 24 hours, unseasonably warm
weather continued across Florida. Five cities in Florida reported record
high temperatures for the date. Tampa FL equalled their record high for
January of 85 degrees. (National Weather Summary)

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