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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
626 AM EDT TUE APR 21 2015

LINGERING SHOWERS WILL TAPER OFF AND GIVE WAY TO MOSTLY SUNNY
SKIES ACROSS SOUTHEAST PENNSYLVANIA THIS MORNING...AS A COLD
FRONT EXITS THE STATE. ACROSS THE NORTHWEST HALF OF THE STATE...A
DRY MORNING SHOULD GIVE WAY TO SCATTERED AFTERNOON SHOWERS...AS
LOW PRESSURE APPROACHES FROM THE GREAT LAKES. HIGH TEMPERATURES
TODAY WILL RANGE FROM THE LOW 50S ACROSS THE NORTHWEST
MOUNTAINS...TO THE MID 60S ACROSS THE LOWER DELAWARE VALLEY. 

SCATTERED SHOWERS WILL DWINDLE AFTER SUNSET ACROSS THE NORTHWEST
HALF OF THE STATE. HOWEVER...AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT WILL BRING
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS TO THE ENTIRE REGION WEDNESDAY. LOWS TONIGHT
WILL RANGE FROM THE UPPER 30S TO LOW 40S. HIGHS WEDNESDAY WILL
RANGE FROM THE MID 40S OVER THE NORTHWEST COUNTIES...TO THE MID
60S IN THE SOUTHEAST.

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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For SOUTHERN CENTRE County


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Hourly Observations For SOUTHERN CENTRE county
900 AM EDT TUE APR 21 2015

CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
BRADFORD       SUNNY     42  28  57 W13G20    29.66R                  
DUBOIS         CLOUDY    46  31  55 W17G31    29.70R                  
CLEARFIELD     MOSUNNY   47  28  47 W15G23    29.71R                  
JOHNSTOWN      PTSUNNY   43  31  62 W20G29    29.72S                  
ALTOONA        MOSUNNY   49  33  54 W17       29.73F                  
STATE COLLEGE  SUNNY     50  30  46 W17G26    29.71S                  
WILLIAMSPORT   MOSUNNY   52  36  54 W13G23    29.69R                  
SELINSGROVE    MOSUNNY   54  36  50 W12G20    29.72S                  
FT INDIANTOWN  MOSUNNY   55  36  49 W8        29.71R                  
CAPITAL CITY   MOSUNNY   54  40  59 W8        29.72R                  
HARRISBURG     PTSUNNY   55  41  59 W8        29.71S                  
YORK           MOSUNNY   55  40  56 W14       29.73R                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 900am EDT, Tuesday April 21, 2015

Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 48 degrees west, near 50 degrees central, and near 58 degrees east. Current sky conditions are mostly sunny west, sunny central, and partly sunny east. In the west, relative humidity is near 49%, and the dew point is near 30 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 46%, and the dew point is near 30 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 57%, and the dew point is near 43 degrees. Winds are coming from the southwest at 17 mph with gusts at 25 mph in the west, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are coming from the west at 17 mph with gusts at 26 mph in the central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are coming from the west at 14 mph with gusts at 21 mph in the east, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 58 degrees at Philadelphia and North Phila. The lowest temperature is 42 degrees at 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 SOUTHERN CENTRE County,PA

634 AM EDT TUE APR 21 2015

 DAY ONE  TODAY AND TONIGHT.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

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 SOUTHERN CENTRE County, PA
Issued at 826 AM EDT TUE APR 21 2015

TODAY
PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.

TONIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

WEDNESDAY
SHOWERS
MAINLY IN THE MORNING. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN 80 PERCENT.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

THURSDAY
PARTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING
THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.

THURSDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.

FRIDAY
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.

FRIDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING
THEN CLEARING. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.

SATURDAY
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

SATURDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING
THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.

SUNDAY
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

SUNDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.

MONDAY
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Pennsylvania
                                 PENN                                                                     
                 ---------------------------------------------
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
               APR 26-APR 30 APR 28-MAY 4   APR        APR-JUN                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Below        Below      Below     Normal                      
 Precipitation:     Normal       Normal     Normal     Normal                      

....  Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
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Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today

APRIL 21ST
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1958...
Portions of Montana were in the midst of a spring snowburst. Snowfall
amounts ranged up to 55 inches at Red Lodge, 61 inches at Nye Mine, and 72
inches at Mystic Lake. (David Ludlum)
...1967...
Severe thunderstorms spawned 48 tornadoes in the Upper Midwest. Hardest hit
was northern Illinois where sixteen tornadoes touched down during the
afternoon and evening hours causing fifty million dollars damage. On that
Friday afternoon tornadoes struck Belvidere IL, and the Chicago suburb of
Oak Lawn, killing 57 persons. (David Ludlum)
...1980...
The temperature at International Falls MN hit 90 degrees. (The National
Weather Summary)


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