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National Weather Service State College PA
1020 AM EDT Sun Apr 30 2017

A stationary frontal boundary will remain over the area today. Skies 
will be mostly cloudy with a few showers and thunderstorms drifting 
from southwest to northeast through the afternoon.

High temperatures will vary from the upper 50s over the Poconos and 
endless mountains region, to the lower 80s in far western 
Pennsylvania. Temperatures in the 60s and 70s will be sandwiched in 
between across the central mountains.

Skies will remain mostly cloudy tonight with just an isolated shower 
possible. Temperatures will be mild with lows around daybreak in the 
mid to upper 50s. 

A strong cold front will barrell east across the commonwealth later 
Monday afternoon and night, preceded by one or more bands of showers 
and some scattered strong to potentially severe thunderstorms.

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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For PIKE County

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Hourly Observations For PIKE county
400 PM EDT SUN APR 30 2017

SCRANTON       CLOUDY    65  45  48 SE7       30.12R                  
MOUNT POCONO   CLOUDY    57  41  55 SE12      30.16S                  
ALLENTOWN      CLOUDY    66  44  45 E12       30.15S                  
QUAKERTOWN*    MOCLDY    66  45  45 SE10      30.16S                  
READING        CLOUDY    70  50  49 E7        30.10F                  
LANCASTER      CLOUDY    72  60  66 E13       30.08F                  
COATESVILLE    CLOUDY    72  50  46 E9        30.12F                  
POTTSTOWN      CLOUDY    67  46  47 E9        30.14F                  
BLUE BELL      CLOUDY    68  50  52 E12       30.14F                  
DOYLESTOWN     CLOUDY    65  47  52 VRB3      30.15F                  
WILLOW GROVE   NOT AVBL                                               
NORTH PHILA    CLOUDY    69  50  50 E16       30.15F                  
PHILADELPHIA   PTSUNNY   74  53  48 E12       30.11F                  

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

Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 400pm EDT, Sunday April 30, 2017

Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 85 degrees west, near 75 degrees central, and near 74 degrees east. Current sky conditions are cloudy west, mostly sunny central, and partly sunny east. In the west, relative humidity is near 38%, and the dew point is near 57 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 60%, and the dew point is near 61 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 48%, and the dew point is near 53 degrees. Winds are coming from the southwest at 12 mph in the west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the south at 9 mph in the central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the east at 12 mph in the east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 85 degrees at pittsburgh. The lowest temperature is 57 degrees at Mount Pocono and Erie.

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 PIKE County,PA

354 AM EDT Sun Apr 30 2017

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Monday through Saturday.

A cold front is expected to push through the region Monday evening 
generating showers and thunderstorms. Some storms may become severe.
Damaging winds and locally heavy rainfall are the main threats. 


Spotter activation will likely be needed.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook

7-Day Forecast For PIKE County, PA
Issued at 430 PM EDT Sun Apr 30 2017

Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows in the upper 40s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

Patchy fog in the morning. Mostly cloudy in the morning
then partly sunny with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.

Showers, thunderstorms
mainly in the evening. Some thunderstorms may produce damaging winds, and heavy rainfall in the evening. Lows in the mid 50s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent.

Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 60s. West winds 15 to 20 mph.

Mostly cloudy in the evening
then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s.

Mostly cloudy. Lows around 40.

Rain likely. Highs in the upper 50s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

Rain. Lows in the mid 40s. Chance of rain 80 percent.

Rain likely. Highs around 60. Chance of rain 70 percent.

Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s.

Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs around 60.

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

Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 50s.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Pennsylvania
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                MAY 6-MAY 10 MAY 8-MAY 14    MAY       MAY-JUL                      
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   Temperature:      Below        Below      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Below        Below     Normal     Normal                      

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Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today

A tornado, following the same track as the famous "Tri-state Tornado" of
1925, struck the town of New Harmony IND. Just sixteen persons were killed
by the twister, due to the sparse settlement. The "Tri-state Tornado"
killed 695 persons. (David Ludlum)
A tornado 300 yards in width leveled homes on the north side of
Warner-Robins GA, and barracks on the south side of the Warner-Robins Air
Force Base. (The Weather Channel)

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