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Hourly Observations For SOUTHERN CENTRE county
300 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014
CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS BRADFORD CLOUDY 32 24 72 SE10 30.04R DUBOIS MOSUNNY 34 26 72 SE14G21 30.04F CLEARFIELD CLOUDY 33 24 69 VRB6 30.10S JOHNSTOWN CLOUDY 30 23 75 SE6 30.03F ALTOONA CLOUDY 32 24 72 NE3 30.11F STATE COLLEGE CLOUDY 32 25 74 CALM 30.15S WILLIAMSPORT CLOUDY 35 25 66 S7 30.20R SELINSGROVE CLOUDY 35 26 69 CALM 30.21S FT INDIANTOWN CLOUDY 37 29 73 NE5 30.20S CAPITAL CITY CLOUDY 36 27 69 CALM 30.21S HARRISBURG CLOUDY 35 27 72 CALM 30.20F YORK CLOUDY 34 27 75 CALM 30.19S HAZE
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 300pm EST, Monday December 22, 2014
Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 45 degrees west, near 32 degrees central, and near 45 degrees east. Current sky conditions are sunny west, cloudy central, and cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 51%, and the dew point is near 28 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 74%, and the dew point is near 25 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 65%, and the dew point is near 34 degrees. Winds are coming from the southeast at 10 mph in the west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm in the central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the northeast at 7 mph in the east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. 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 45 degrees at pittsburgh and Philadelphia. The lowest temperature is 30 degrees at Johnstown.
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 SOUTHERN CENTRE County,PA
1111 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014 DAY ONE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. A WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM LIFTING UP THE EAST COAST COULD POTENTIALLY SPREAD A BIT OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN INTO THE MOUNTAINS OF CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA TONIGHT. TEMPERATURES SHOULD RISE BY LATE TUESDAY MORNINGENDING THE THREAT OF ICING. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY. AN INTENSIFYING STORM SYSTEM WILL TRACK NORTH OF PENNSYLVANIA ON CHRISTMAS DAY BRINGING STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS TO THE AREA. THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE THAT WINDS COULD BE STRONG ENOUGH TO CAUSE SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES OR MINOR STRUCTURAL DAMAGE. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
7-Day Forecast For SOUTHERN CENTRE County, PA
Issued at 323 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Pennsylvania
PENN --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY DEC 27-DEC 31 DEC 29-JAN 4 JAN JAN-MAR ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Normal Below Normal Normal Precipitation: Normal Normal Normal Above .... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy5 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
DECEMBER 22ND HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1839... The second of triple December storms hit the northeastern U.S. The storm produced 25 inches of snow at Gettysburg PA, and gales in New England, but only produced light snow along the coast. (David Ludlum) ...1961... Holiday travel was paralyzed over extreme northeastern Kansas, and adjacent parts of Missouri, Iowa and Nebraska. The storm produced 5 to 15 inches of snow, with drifts up to ten feet high. (22nd-23rd) (The Weather Channel) ...1983... On the first day of winter 75 cities reported record low temperatures for the date, with twelve of those cities reporting record low temperatures for the month as a whole. The mercury plunged to 51 degrees below zero at Wisdom MT, and Waco TX set an all-time record low a reading of 12 above zero. (The National Weather Summary) ...1987... The first day of winter was a relatively tranquil one for much of the nation, but heralded a winter storm in the Central Rockies. The storm produced 40 inches of snow at the top of the Pomerelle Ski Resort, south of Burley ID, the heaviest snow of record for that location. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1988... Strong winds prevailed in the foothills of Wyoming and Colorado. Winds gusted to 123 mph southwest of Fort Collins CO, and reached 141 mph at the summit of Mount Evans. An ice storm paralyzed parts of Upper Michigan during the day. The freezing rain left roads around Marquette MI blocked by cars and semi- trucks. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1989... A total of 137 cities across the central and eastern U.S. reported record low temperatures for the date. Thirty-five of those cities established record lows for the month of December. Morning lows of 23 degrees below zero at Kansas City MO, 26 degrees below zero at Concordia KS, and 27 degrees below zero at Goodland KS established all-time records for those three locations. Unofficial morning lows included 50 degrees below zero at Recluse WY and 60 degrees below zero at Rochford SD. Broadus MT and Hardin MT tied for honors as the official cold spot in the nation with morning lows of 47 degrees below zero. Chinook winds at Cutbank MT helped warm the temperature 74 degrees, from a morning low of 34 degrees below zero to an afternoon high of 40 degrees. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky