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Hourly Observations For SOUTHERN CENTRE county
900 AM EDT SAT MAY 26 2018
CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS BRADFORD FAIR 68 55 63 VRB7 29.91S DUBOIS FAIR 70 65 84 SW8 29.91R CLEARFIELD FAIR 68 64 87 S7 29.91S JOHNSTOWN FAIR 70 65 84 SW7 29.95R ALTOONA FAIR 74 65 73 SW9 29.93R STATE COLLEGE MOSUNNY 73 66 78 S7 29.90S WILLIAMSPORT FAIR 67 58 72 CALM 29.87R SELINSGROVE FAIR 73 66 78 S5 29.88R FT INDIANTOWN FAIR 73 69 87 CALM 29.87S CAPITAL CITY FAIR 78 66 66 SW5 29.87R HARRISBURG FAIR 76 67 73 S3 29.86S YORK FAIR 79 67 66 W8 29.87S
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 900am EDT, Saturday May 26, 2018
Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 72 degrees west, near 73 degrees central, and near 76 degrees east. Current sky conditions are fair west, mostly sunny central, and cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 87%, and the dew point is near 68 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 78%, and the dew point is near 66 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 73%, and the dew point is near 67 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress west, no stress central, and no stress east. Winds are coming from the southwest at 6 mph in the west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the south at 7 mph in the central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the southwest at 10 mph in the east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 79 degrees at North Phila. The lowest temperature is 67 degrees at WilliamSport.
NOWCAST For SOUTHERN CENTRE county: 0-6 Hour Forecast
Issued at 407 AM EDT Sat May 26 2018
.NOW... A band of showers and isolated thunderstorms will move across south central Pennsylvania early this morning. At 4 AM, the leading edge of the activity near Interstate 99, just southwest of State College. The activity is moving northeast 30 mph, and should be east of the Susquehanna Valley by 8 AM. Some storms will have very heavy downpours.
Hazardous Weather Outlook For SOUTHERN CENTRE County,PA
447 AM EDT Sat May 26 2018 DAY ONE Today and Tonight. The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Sunday through Friday. The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low. The moisture from the remnants of Subtropical Storm Alberto could affect the region later in the week. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not expected at this time.
7-Day Forecast For SOUTHERN CENTRE County, PA
Issued at 715 AM EDT Sat May 26 2018
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Pennsylvania
PENN --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY MAY 31-JUN 4 JUN 2-JUN 8 MAY MAY-JUL ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Above Above Above Precipitation: Above 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
///////////////////////// MAY 26TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1771... A famous Virginia flood occurred as heavy rains in the mountains brought all rivers in the state to record high levels. (Sandra and TI Richard Sanders - 1987) ...1894... A tornado (unofficially F2) moved along a five mile long path east of Jeffersonville IN (Clark County). The Louisville weather office's log book simply read, Partly cloudy, and threatening during the greater portion of the day. Shower, 11.56am12.04 pm; amount, .05. While rain was falling, a few indistinct, distant peals of thunder were heard. (NWS Louisville) ...1917... A tornado touched down near Louisiana MO about noon and remained on the ground for a distance of 293 miles, finally lifting seven hours and twenty minutes later in eastern Jennings County IN. The twister cut a swath of destruction two and a half miles wide through Mattoon IL. There were 101 persons killed in the tornado, including 53 at Mattoon, and 38 at Charleston IL. Damage from the storm totalled 2.5 million dollars. (David Ludlum) ...1965... An F2 tornado was spotted in Simpson County. (NWS Louisville) ...1967... A slow moving nor-easter battered New England with high winds, heavy rain, and record late season snow on this day. Winds 70 to 90 mph in gusts occurred along the coast. Over 7 inches of rain fell at Nantucket, Massachusetts with 6.57 inches falling in 24 hours to set a new 24 hour rainfall record. 24.9 inches of snow fell at Mount Washington, New Hampshire to set a new May snowfall record. (NWS Louisville) ...1968... An F2 tornado struck Smiths Grove (Warren County). A barn was destroyed and another damaged. (NWS Louisville) ...1989... A tornado produced F1 damage along a four mile long path through Allen County, resulting in a quarter million dollars in damage. An F1 tornado was on the ground for 6 miles in Simpson County. (NWS Louisville) ...1996... Lightning struck and damaged two homes in Louisville. (NWS Louisville)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky