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National Weather Service State College PA
215 AM EST Mon Jan 23 2017

A complex storm system over the southeastern states early this 
morning will reform and become a deep storm system off the mid 
Atlantic coast this afternoon. The storm will be slow to move 
tonight and early Tuesday. The storm should finally pull away from 
the area by Tuesday evening. 

This storm system will bring periods of rain and gusty winds to the 
area today. Temperatures will start off mild but will fall this 
afternoon, as the storm deepens. The rain will likely mix with and 
change to snow across the northern and western mountains this 
afternoon. Snow and rain will continue tonight and into at least 
early Tuesday, before tapering off late. 

Temperatures will fall to near or just below freezing across the 
higher elevations by sunrise Tuesday morning. There is the potential 
for heavy wet snow across the northeastern part of the state. Highs 
on Tuesday will range from the mid to upper 30s across the 
mountains, to the low to mid 40s across the southwest and southeast 
portions of the Keystone state.

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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For SOUTHERN WAYNE County


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Hourly Observations For SOUTHERN WAYNE county
700 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...Northeast Pennsylvania...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
Hazleton       CLOUDY    36  36 100 E14G24    29.71F WCI  27          
Scranton       CLOUDY    40  36  86 NE13G21   29.74F WCI  32          

Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Surface 4-Panel


Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 700am EST, Monday January 23, 2017

Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 49 degrees west, near 41 degrees central, and near 43 degrees east. Current sky conditions are cloudy west, rain central, and drizzle east. In the west, relative humidity is near 68%, and the dew point is near 39 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 39 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 86%, and the dew point is near 39 degrees. Winds are coming from the east at 13 mph with gusts at 26 mph in the west, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are coming from the east at 14 mph with gusts at 25 mph in the central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds and rain. Winds are coming from the northeast at 22 mph with gusts at 32 mph in the east, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds and drizzle. 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 49 degrees at pittsburgh. The lowest temperature is 33 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 WAYNE County,PA

344 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

   WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON  

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL NEW YORK AND 
NORTHEAST PENNSYLVANIA.

 DAY ONE  THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   WINTER STORM WATCH.


 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED.

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7-Day Forecast For SOUTHERN WAYNE County, PA
Issued at 730 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017


WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 1 PM EST TUESDAY

REST OF TODAY
RAIN
SLEET. SLEET ACCUMULATION AROUND AN INCH. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION NEAR 100 PERCENT.

TONIGHT
SLEET OR RAIN. SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. ADDITIONAL SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATION OF 2 TO 4 INCHES. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION NEAR 100 PERCENT.

TUESDAY
SNOW OR RAIN OR SLEET LIKELY IN THE MORNING
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SLEET IN THE AFTERNOON. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 3 TO 5 INCHES POSSIBLE. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.

TUESDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING
THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

WEDNESDAY
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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

THURSDAY
MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 40.

THURSDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.

FRIDAY
MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.

FRIDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S.

SATURDAY
MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S.

SATURDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 20.

SUNDAY
MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 30.

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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 
                JAN 28-FEB 1 JAN 30-FEB 5    JAN       JAN-MAR                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:     Normal       Normal      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Below        Below     Normal      Above                      

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Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today

JANUARY 23RD
HISTORICAL WEATHER FACTS
...1780...
The coldest day of the coldest month of record in the northeastern U.S. A
British Army thermometer in New York City registered a reading of 16
degrees below zero. During that infamous hard winter the harbor was frozen
solid for five weeks, and the port was cut off from sea supply. (David
Ludlum)
...1971...
The temperature at Prospect Creek AK plunged to 80 degrees below zero, the
coldest reading of record for the United States. (David Ludlum)
...1987...
Strong winds ushered bitterly cold air into the north central U.S., and
produced snow squalls in the Great Lakes Region. Snowfall totals in
northwest Lower Michigan ranged up to 17 inches in Leelanau County. Wind
chill temperatures reached 70 degrees below zero at Sault Ste Marie MI and
Hibbing MN. (National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
Northeastern Colorado experienced its most severe windstorm in years. A
wind gust to 92 mph was recorded at Boulder CO before the anenometer blew
away, and in the mountains, a wind gust to 120 mph was reported at Mines
Peak. The high winds blew down a partially constructed viaduct east of
Boulder, as nine unanchored concrete girders, each weighing forty-five
tons, were blown off their supports. (National Weather Summary) (Storm
Data)
...1989...
Low pressure brought heavy snow to Wyoming, with 18 inches reported at the
Shoshone National Forest, and 17 inches in the Yellowstone Park area.
Gunnison CO, with a low of 19 degrees below zero, was the cold spot in the
nation for the twelfth day in a row. (National Weather Summary) (Storm
Data)
...1990...
A Pacific cold front brought strong and gusty winds to the northwestern
U.S. Winds in southeastern Idaho gusted to 62 mph at Burley. Strong winds
also prevailed along the eastern slopes of the northern and central
Rockies. Winds in Wyoming gusted to 74 mph in Goshen County. (National
Weather Summary) (Storm Data)

Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky