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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 February 27, 2015
Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 10 degrees west, near 17 degrees central, and near 26 degrees east. Current sky conditions are light snow west, light snow central, and cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 73%, and the dew point is near 3 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 89%, and the dew point is near 14 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 71%, and the dew point is near 18 degrees. Winds are coming from the northwest at 7 mph in the west, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light snow. The wind chill is near -1 degrees west. Winds are coming from the northeast at 3 mph in the central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light snow. Winds are calm in the east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The livestock cold stress index is in the emergency category west, no stress category central, and no stress category east. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 26 degrees at Philadelphia and Lancaster. The lowest temperature is 3 degrees at Meadville and Franklin.
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
303 PM EST THU FEB 26 2015 DAY ONE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY. WITH YET ANOTHER BITTERLY COLD AIR MASSWIND CHILLS FRIDAY NIGHT ARE EXPECTED TO REACH THE SINGLE DIGITS TO TEENS BELOW ZERO. WIND CHILL ADVISORIES MAY BE NEEDED. ALSO A SYSTEM MOVING THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT COULD RESULT IN A FEW TO SEVERAL INCHES SNOW ACCUMULATION. MONITOR THE FORECAST FOR UPDATES. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
7-Day Forecast For SOUTHERN WAYNE County, PA
Issued at 130 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Pennsylvania
PENN --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY MAR 4-MAR 8 MAR 6-MAR 12 MAR MAR-MAY ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Below Below Below Normal Precipitation: Above 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
FEBRUARY 27TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1717... What was perhaps the greatest snow in New England history commenced on this date. During a ten day period a series of four snowstorms dumped three feet of snow upon Boston, and the city was snowbound for two weeks. Up to six feet of snow was reported farther to the north, and drifts covered many one story homes. (David Ludlum) ...1969... A record snowstorm in Maine came to an end. Two to four feet of snow buried southern and central Maine, with a state record of 57 inches reported at West Forks. Drifts covered many single story homes, and the weight of the snow collapsed many roofs. Two to four feet of snow also buried northeastern Vermont and northeastern Massachusetts. In New Hampshire, Mount Washington NH reported 97.8 inches of snow, a record storm total for New England. (24th-28th) (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel) ...1987... A storm spread heavy snow into the Central High Plains Region, and produced severe thunderstorms in the Southern Plains. Snowfall totals in western Nebraska ranged up to 19 inches at Sydney. Severe thunderstorms in Oklahoma produced baseball size hail at Stringtown and Atoka. A storm in the eastern U.S. produced heavy rain over the Carolinas and heavy snow in the southern Appalachians and piedmont region. Five inches of rain left four feet of water in the streets of Greenville SC. Snowfall totals in southwestern Virginia ranged up to 20 inches. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1988... Thunderstorms along a cold front produced heavy rain in southern California, with up to 2.52 inches reported in Ventura County. Strong winds accompanying the rain gusted to 55 mph in the Tehachapi Mountains. Rapid City SD established a February record with an afternoon high of 75 degrees. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1989... Rain and snow prevailed in the southeastern U.S. Up to eight inches of snow blanketed north central Tennessee, and snowfall totals in western North Carolina ranged up to 14 inches at Mount Mitchell. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1990... A winter storm produced heavy snow in southeastern Colorado, with 12 inches reported at Lamar. The same storm produced severe thunderstorms over the Southern High Plains, with wind gusts to 93 mph reported at the White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico. Low pressure brought high winds to the Prince William Sound area of Alaska. Big River Lakes reported wind gusts to 92 mph. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky