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National Weather Service State College PA
1110 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

As of mid day, the Keystone State was under a mainly clear sky. The sunny
skies will offer a general repeat of yesterday with slightly lower
humidity. High temperatures will range from the upper 70s in the
northern Poconos to near 90 across southeastern Pennsylvania.

Expect an increasing chance of showers and thunderstorms from
northwest to southeast Wednesday afternoon through early Thursday.
A significant decrease in the heat and humidity will arrive Thursday,
with a breath of refreshingly cooler air and taste of early fall weather 
lasting through Labor Day weekend.

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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For SOUTHERN CENTRE County


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Hourly Observations For SOUTHERN CENTRE county
1200 PM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
BRADFORD       SUNNY     74  57  55 VRB3      30.22F                  
DUBOIS         SUNNY     75  59  57 CALM      30.20F                  
CLEARFIELD     NOT AVBL                                               
JOHNSTOWN      SUNNY     75  60  59 W5        30.22F                  
ALTOONA        MOSUNNY   78  62  57 CALM      30.21F                  
STATE COLLEGE  MOSUNNY   75  61  60 CALM      30.19F                  
WILLIAMSPORT   SUNNY     77  60  55 S3        30.16F                  
SELINSGROVE    SUNNY     79  62  56 CALM      30.17F                  
FT INDIANTOWN  SUNNY     80  59  49 CALM      30.17F                  
CAPITAL CITY   SUNNY     83  57  41 CALM      30.16F                  
HARRISBURG     MOSUNNY   81  62  52 CALM      30.15F                  
YORK           SUNNY     81  60  48 E5        30.16F                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 1200pm EDT, Tuesday August 30, 2016

Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 79 degrees west, near 75 degrees central, and near 85 degrees east. Current sky conditions are sunny west, mostly sunny central, and mostly sunny east. In the west, relative humidity is near 43%, and the dew point is near 55 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 49%, 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 calm 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 east at 6 mph in the east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 86 degrees at North Phila. The lowest temperature is 72 degrees at Mount Pocono.


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

411 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

 DAY ONE  TODAY AND TONIGHT.

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

 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 1015 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

REST OF TODAY
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

TONIGHT
MOSTLY CLEAR IN THE EVENING
THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

WEDNESDAY
PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
MAINLY IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.

THURSDAY
PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
MAINLY IN THE MORNING. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.

THURSDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING
THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.

FRIDAY
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.

FRIDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.

SATURDAY
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.

SATURDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.

SUNDAY
SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80.

SUNDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.

LABOR DAY
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Pennsylvania
                                 PENN                                                                     
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                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                 SEP 4-SEP 8 SEP 6-SEP 12    SEP       SEP-NOV                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above     Normal      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Below        Below     Normal     Normal                      

....  Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
5 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

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AUGUST 30TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1776...
General Washington took advantage of a heavy fog to evacuate Long Island
after a defeat. Adverse winds kept the British fleet from intervening.
(David Ludlum)
...1839...
A hurricane moved from Cape Hatteras NC to offshore New England. An unusual
feature of the hurricane was the snow it helped produce, which whitened the
Catskill Mountains of New York State. Considerable snow was also reported
at Salem NY. (The Weather Channel)
...1982...
A tropical depression brought torrential rains to portions of southern
Texas. Up to twelve inches fell south of Houston, and as much as eighteen
inches fell southeast of Austin. The tropical depression spawned fourteen
tornadoes in three days. (David Ludlum)
Record cold gripped the northeastern U.S. Thirty-one cities in New England
reported record lows, and areas of Vermont received up to three inches of
snow. (The Weather Channel)
...1987...
Eight cities in California and Oregon reported record high temperatures for
the date, including Redding CA and Sacramento CA where the mercury hit 100
degrees. (The National Weather Summary)
...1988...
Thunderstorms drenched Georgia and the Carolinas with heavy rain, soaking
Columbia SC with 4.10 inches in three hours. Fresno CA was the hot spot in
the nation with a record high of 109 degrees. Duluth MN tied their record
for the month of August with a morning low of 39 degrees. (The National
Weather Summary)
...1989...
Thunderstorms developing ahead of a cold front produced large hail in
Montana and North Dakota during the evening and early nighttime hours. Hail
three inches in diameter was reported 20 miles south of Medora ND, and
thunderstorms over Dawson County MT produced up to three inches of rain.
Thunderstorms produced golf ball size hail at Roundup MT, Dazey ND and
Protection KS. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1989...
On this date in weather history...morning rains...falling at a rate of
over three inches an hour...produced flash flooding throughout Bell
county Kentucky in 1989. A bridge at Mill Creek was washed out and several
families were stranded at Old Jensen Road at York Branch. (Jackson KY
National Weather Service Office)


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