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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
435 PM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

NEARLY STATIONARY LOW PRESSURE ON THE MID ATLANTIC COAST WILL
CONTINUE TO KEEP PENNSYLVANIA MAINLY CLOUDY TONIGHT AND FRIDAY.
PERIODS OF SHOWERS AND DRIZZLE WILL ALSO CONTINUE
WITH A NORTHEASTERLY AIRFLOW.

A COLD FRONT MOVING SOUTHEASTWARD FROM THE GREAT LAKES WILL BRING
ANOTHER ROUND OF SHOWERS OVER THE STATE SATURDAY NIGHT. A FEW
SHOWERS WILL STILL BE POSSIBLE SUNDAY MORNING WITH CLEARING
IN THE AFTERNOON FOR MOTHERS DAY.

THE LOW TEMPERATURE TONIGHT WILL VARY FROM THE LOWER 40S
IN THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS TO THE UPPER 40S IN THE SOUTHEASTERN
PIEDMONT. THE HIGH TEMPERATURE FRIDAY WILL RANGE FROM THE MID 50S
IN THE POCONOS TO THE LOWER 60S IN WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA.

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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For NORTHERN CENTRE County


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Hourly Observations For NORTHERN CENTRE county
700 PM EDT THU MAY 05 2016

CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
BRADFORD       PTSUNNY   53  39  59 N9        29.74R                  
DUBOIS         PTSUNNY   57  40  52 N14       29.70R                  
CLEARFIELD     CLOUDY    55  39  54 NE13G23   29.71R                  
JOHNSTOWN      CLOUDY    55  38  52 NE14      29.66S                  
ALTOONA        CLOUDY    55  42  61 NE9       29.67R                  
STATE COLLEGE  CLOUDY    54  43  66 NE13      29.70R                  
WILLIAMSPORT   CLOUDY    58  42  55 N6        29.69R                  
SELINSGROVE    CLOUDY    57  44  62 N9        29.68S                  
FT INDIANTOWN  CLOUDY    56  46  67 N10       29.64F                  
CAPITAL CITY   CLOUDY    59  44  57 N6        29.65S                  
HARRISBURG     CLOUDY    58  44  60 N6        29.64S                  
YORK           CLOUDY    55  47  74 NW6       29.64F                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 700pm EDT, Thursday May 05, 2016

Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 54 degrees west, near 54 degrees central, and near 58 degrees east. Current sky conditions are cloudy west, cloudy central, and cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 77%, and the dew point is near 47 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 66%, and the dew point is near 43 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 60%, and the dew point is near 44 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress west, no stress central, and no stress east. Winds are coming from the northwest at 13 mph in the west, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are coming from the northeast at 13 mph in the central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are coming from the northeast at 12 mph in the east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 61 degrees at Indiana. The lowest temperature is 50 degrees at Mount Pocono and Franklin.


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 NORTHERN CENTRE County,PA

529 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

 DAY ONE  TODAY AND TONIGHT.

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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7-Day Forecast For NORTHERN CENTRE County, PA
Issued at 722 PM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

TONIGHT
CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

FRIDAY
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 90 PERCENT.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SHOWERS
MAINLY IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 90 PERCENT.

SATURDAY
MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING
THEN BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. NOT AS COOL WITH HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH
BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH
BECOMING WEST WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF RAIN 70 PERCENT.

SUNDAY
PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. HIGHS AROUND 60. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.

SUNDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.

MONDAY
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.

MONDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.

TUESDAY
PARTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING
THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.

TUESDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.

WEDNESDAY
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.

THURSDAY
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.

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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 
                   MAY 11-15    MAY 13-19    MAY       MAY-JUL                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above     Normal     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

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MAY 5TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1917...
The same storm which a day earlier produced eight inches of snow in the Texas 
panhandle, produced a foot of snow at Denver CO, their heaviest snow
of record for the month of May. (David Ludlum)
...1930...
The temperature at College Park VA soared from 43 degrees to 93 degrees to
begin an exceptional heat wave. (Sandra and TI Richard Sanders - 1987)
...1987...
Unseasonably hot weather prevailed in the western U.S. A dozen cities in 
California reported record high temperatures for the date. Afternoon highs 
of 93 degrees at San Francisco, 98 degrees at San Jose, 100 degrees at 
Sacramento, and 101 degrees at Redding, were the warmest of record for so 
early in the season. The high of 94 degrees at Medford OR was also the 
warmest of record for so early in the season. (The National Weather 
Summary)
...1989...
Damage was in the millions as the funnel cut a swath across Cleveland, 
Lincoln, and Catawba counties in North Carolina. The F4 tornado killed 4 
and injured 52.
...1996...
Flash flooding occurred in Pike and Morgan counties Kentucky. Heavy rain 
produced flooding along route 460 near Cottle in Morgan county. 
However...the flooding was much worse in northern and eastern sections of 
Pike county...where damage was estimated at one million dollars. Up to two 
and a half inches of rain fell during a short period of time in Pike 
county. Forty to fifty bridges were washed out...numerous roads were 
flooded and automobiles were washed down creeks. The Varney elementary 
school suffered serious flood damage. (NWS Jackson, KY)


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