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Regional Weather Summary
National Weather Service State College PA
1048 AM EDT Sun Jun 24 2018

Another day of showers and thunderstorms is on tap for the Keystone
state before a break for Monday into Tuesday.

A cold front over the lower Great Lakes will move southward 
across the Keystone this afternoon and evening. Ahead of the 
front, more showers and storms will form today.

Showers and storms will taper off by late evening, as much drier air
works into Pennsylvania, associated with high pressure coming down
from Quebec into New York state. Highs today will range from the low
to mid 70s across the north and west, to the low to mid 80s across
southeastern Pennsylvania. Lows tonight will range from the mid to
upper 50s across most of the Keystone state, to the low 60s across
the southeast.

Low clouds could linger into Monday morning, before the strong 
June sun burns off the cloud cover. Highs on Monday will be 
mainly in the 70s, but in the lower 80s across the southeast.

Dry and sunny weather will prevail into at least the first half
of Tuesday.

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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For NORTHERN CENTRE County

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Hourly Observations For NORTHERN CENTRE county
200 PM EDT SUN JUN 24 2018

BRADFORD       LGT RAIN  67  63  87 SW3       29.88F                  
DUBOIS         CLOUDY    71  64  78 SW8       29.87F                  
CLEARFIELD     PTSUNNY   77  64  64 W14       29.87F                  
JOHNSTOWN      PTSUNNY   74  62  66 W15G23    29.92F                  
ALTOONA        PTSUNNY   81  65  58 SW13      29.88F                  
STATE COLLEGE  CLOUDY    75  64  69 SW7       29.86F                  
WILLIAMSPORT   PTSUNNY   81  63  54 W13G22    29.80F                  
SELINSGROVE    FAIR      84  65  52 VRB3      29.83F                  
FT INDIANTOWN  FAIR      83  66  56 SW15G21   29.83F                  
CAPITAL CITY   FAIR      87  65  47 SW12      29.83F                  
HARRISBURG     PTSUNNY   84  66  54 W10       29.82F                  
YORK           FAIR      83  67  58 SW6       29.85F                  

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

Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 200pm EDT, Sunday June 24, 2018

Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 75 degrees west, near 75 degrees central, and near 87 degrees east. Current sky conditions are partly sunny west, cloudy central, and partly sunny east. In the west, relative humidity is near 70%, and the dew point is near 65 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 69%, and the dew point is near 64 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 46%, and the dew point is near 64 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress west, no stress central, and no stress east. Winds are coming from the west at 12 mph with gusts at 21 mph in the west, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are coming from the southwest at 7 mph in the central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the southwest at 9 mph in the east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 87 degrees at Philadelphia and North Phila. The lowest temperature is 67 degrees at Franklin 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 NORTHERN CENTRE County,PA

110 PM EDT Sun Jun 24 2018

 DAY ONE  This Afternoon and Tonight.

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Monday through Saturday.

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 NORTHERN CENTRE County, PA
Issued at 115 PM EDT Sun Jun 24 2018

Occasional showers and thunderstorms. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds, and heavy rainfall. Near steady temperature in the lower 70s. West winds around 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph. Chance of rain 90 percent.

Thunderstorms likely in the evening. Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds, and heavy rainfall in the evening. Lows in the upper 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.

Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

Mostly clear. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows around 50. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

Partly cloudy in the evening, then mostly cloudy with a chance of showers after midnight. Not as cool with lows around 60. Chance of rain 50 percent.

Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

Showers likely. Thunderstorms likely, mainly in the evening. Humid with lows in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

Partly sunny with a chance of thunderstorms. Showers likely, mainly in the morning. Very warm. Humid with highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

Mostly sunny. Hot with highs in the mid 80s.

Partly cloudy. Humid with lows in the upper 60s.

Mostly sunny. Hot with highs in the upper 80s.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Pennsylvania
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                JUN 29-JUL 3  JUL 1-JUL 7    JUL       JUL-SEP                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above       Normal     Normal      Above                      

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Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today

The cold weather of early June finally gave way to several days of 90
degree heat in Massachusetts, including a reading of 99 degrees at Salem.
(David Ludlum)
Six men at a rock quarry south of Winston-Salem NC sought shelter from a
thunderstorm. The structure chosen contained a quantity of dynamite.
Lightning struck a near-by tree causing the dynamite to explode. The men
were killed instantly. (The Weather Channel)
Twelve inches of hail broke windows and roofs, and dented automobiles,
causing more than fourteen million dollars damage. The storm plowed 200
miles from Kingmand County KS into Missouri, with the Wichita area hardest
hit. It was the most disastrous hailstorm of record for the state of
Kansas. (David Ludlum)
Thunderstorms produced a swath of hail 60 miles long and 3.5 miles wide
through parts of Hand, Beadle, Kingsbury, Miner and Jerauld counties in
South Dakota. Poultry and livestock were killed, and many persons were
injured. Hail ten inches in circumference was reported at Huron SD. (The
Weather Channel)

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