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Regional Weather Summary
National Weather Service State College PA
444 AM EDT Sat May 26 2018

Summer-like warmth and humidity is in store for the Memorial Day
holiday weekend as the Bermuda high sets up off the East Coast.
The influx of humidity will lead to a chance for showers and 
thunderstorms, especially in the afternoons.

High temperatures today and Sunday will be in the 80s. A pop up
shower or storm will remain possible on Memorial Day with highs
generally in the upper 70s to mid 80s.



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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 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                  

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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.

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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.

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7-Day Forecast For SOUTHERN CENTRE County, PA
Issued at 715 AM EDT Sat May 26 2018

TODAY
Mostly sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms this afternoon. Very warm with highs in the lower 80s. West winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.

TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then a chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SUNDAY
Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms with a chance of showers in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Humid with highs around 80. Light and variable winds, becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then a slight chance of showers with isolated thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. Southeast winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.

MEMORIAL DAY
Mostly cloudy in the morning, then partly sunny with isolated showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s.

TUESDAY
Partly sunny. Very warm. Humid with highs in the mid 80s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s.

WEDNESDAY
Partly sunny in the morning, then becoming mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Scattered thunderstorms in the evening. Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

THURSDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Thunderstorms likely in the evening. Showers likely. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

FRIDAY
Mostly cloudy with scattered thunderstorms. Showers likely, mainly in the morning. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

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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 
                MAY 31-JUN 4  JUN 2-JUN 8    MAY       MAY-JUL                      
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   Temperature:      Above        Above      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above       Normal     Normal      Above                      

....  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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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)




	

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