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Regional Hourly Observations For SOUTHERN WAYNE County
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Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Surface 4-Panel
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 200am EST, Friday January 30, 2015
Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 29 degrees west, near 30 degrees central, and near 35 degrees east. Current sky conditions are light snow west, cloudy central, and cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 85%, and the dew point is near 25 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 87%, and the dew point is near 26 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 64%, and the dew point is near 24 degrees. Visibility is less than one mile west. Winds are coming from the west at 8 mph in the west, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light snow. Winds are coming from the west at 10 mph in the central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the south at 5 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 35 degrees at Philadelphia. The lowest temperature is 24 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.
All NWS Radars (In near-real time), Current Livestock Heat Stress Index (LSI), Current Wind Chill Map
Hazardous Weather Outlook For SOUTHERN WAYNE County,PA
354 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015 DAY ONE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING SOME LIGHT SNOW FOR TONIGHTWITH 1 TO 3 INCHES GENERALLY EXPECTED BY FRIDAY MORNING. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY. LIGHT SNOW TRANSITIONS TO LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS FOR FRIDAY AND WILL BE ACCOMPANIED BY STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS AND FALLING TEMPERATURES BEHIND AN ARCTIC FRONT. A COATING UP TO ANOTHER INCH OF SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH THE DAY WITH WIND GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH. WIND CHILLS ARE LIKELY TO REACH INTO AT LEAST THE TEENS BELOW ZERO FRIDAY NIGHT WITH WIND CHILL ADVISORIES OR WARNINGS QUITE POSSIBLE. COLD CONDITIONS WILL LAST THROUGH THE WEEKEND WITH ANOTHER SYSTEM POTENTIALLY AFFECTING THE AREA SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY. HOWEVER AT THIS TIME FORECAST CONFIDENCE REMAINS LOW WITH THE DETAILS OF THIS POTENTIAL STORM. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME ALTHOUGH SNOW SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO FORWARD SNOWFALL AMOUNTS TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BINGHAMTON.
7-Day Forecast For SOUTHERN WAYNE County, PA
Issued at 130 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Pennsylvania
PENN --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY FEB 4-FEB 8 FEB 6-FEB 12 FEB FEB-APR ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Below Below Normal Normal Precipitation: Below Below Normal Normal .... 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
JANUARY 30TH HISTORICAL WEATHER FACTS ...1936... Birmingham AL established a single storm record and 24 hour record with 11 inches of snow. (29th-30th) (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel) ...1966... Record cold was experienced throughout Kentucky, with Louisville falling to -9, Lexington -10, and Bowling Green -11. (NWS Louisville) ...1977... The great "Buffalo Blizzard" finally abated after three days. The storm added a foot of new snow to 33 inches already on the ground. Winds gusting to 75 mph reduced visibilities to near zero, produced snow drifts twenty-five feet high, and kept wind chill readings 50 degrees below zero. The blizzard paralyzed the city, and caused 250 million dollars damage. (David Ludlum) ...1987... A winter storm brought more heavy snow to the North Atlantic Coast Region, with 13.6 inches reported at Hiram ME. January proved to be the snowiest of record for much of Massachusetts. Worcester MA reported an all-time monthly record of 46.8 inches of snow. (National Weather Summary) ...1988... Strong southerly winds, gusting to 53 mph at Kansas City MO, spread warm air into the central U.S. Nineteen cities reported record high temperatures for the date. Snow and strong northwest winds ushered cold arctic air into the north central states. The temperature at Cutbank plunged from 54 degrees to a morning low of 7 degrees below zero. (National Weather Summary) ...1989... The temperature at McGrath AK dipped to 62 degrees below zero, and Fairbanks reported a reading of 51 degrees below zero, with unofficial readings in the area as cold as 75 degrees below zero. The massive dome of bitterly cold air began to slide down western Canada toward the north central U.S. Strong southwest winds ahead of the arctic front pushed the temperature at Great Falls MT to 62 degrees, and gusted to 124 mph at Choteau MT, overturning trucks and mobile homes, and a dozen empty railroad cars. (National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1990... A major winter storm produced heavy snow from Indiana to New England. It was the biggest storm in two and a half years for eastern New York State. Snowfall totals in the mountains of Maine ranged up to 20 inches at Guilford and Lovell. Other heavy snowfall totals included 17 inches at Utica NY, and 19 inches at Bethel VT, Ludlow VT, and New London NH. The storm claimed three lives in eastern New York State, and four lives in Vermont. (National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky