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Hourly Observations For SOUTHERN WAYNE county
1200 AM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016
...Northeast Pennsylvania... CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS Hazleton CLEAR 68 54 60 CALM 30.04R Scranton CLEAR 72 57 59 E5 29.97R
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 1200am EDT, Sunday July 24, 2016
Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 73 degrees west, near 77 degrees central, and near 79 degrees east. Current sky conditions are clear west, clear central, and partly cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 87%, and the dew point is near 69 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 46%, and the dew point is near 55 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 76%, and the dew point is near 71 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 coming from the northwest at 5 mph in the central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the southwest at 8 mph in the east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 79 degrees at Philadelphia. The lowest temperature is 63 degrees at Bradford.
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
350 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016 DAY ONE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND STORMS ARE EXPECTED WITH A COLD FRONT MONDAY AFTERNOON INTO THE EVENING. EARLY INDICATIONS ARE STORMS MAY HAVE THE POTENTIAL OF BECOMING STRONG TO SEVERE. IN ADDITION, CONDITIONS WILL BE HOT AND HUMID AHEAD OF THE FRONT MONDAY WITH HEAT INDICES IN THE LOW TO MID 90S ACROSS MOST OF THE SOUTHERN TIER OF NEW YORK THROUGH NORTHEAST PENNSYLVANIA. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
7-Day Forecast For SOUTHERN WAYNE County, PA
Issued at 1030 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Pennsylvania
PENN --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY JUL 29-AUG 2 JUL 31-AUG 6 JUL JUL-SEP ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Above Above Above Precipitation: Above Above 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
///////////////////// JULY 24TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1886... Rain fell at Lawrence KS for the first time in four weeks. Rain fell over much of the state of Kansas that day relieving a severe drought which began in May. The very dry weather ruined crops in Kansas. (David Ludlum) ...1895... Louisville's coolest July high temperature: 67 degrees. Also Lexington's coolest July high temperature: 64 degrees. (NWS Louisville) ...1942... The temperature at Las Vegas NV hit 117 degrees to set an all- time record for that location. (The Weather Channel) ...1947... One of the most powerful strokes of lightning ever measured yielded 345,000 amperes of electricity in Pittsburgh PA. (The Weather Channel) ...1952... The temperature at Louisville GA soared to 112 degrees to establish a state record. (The Weather Channel) ...1980... Claudette, a weak tropical storm, deluged southeastern Texas with torrential rains. The Houston suburb of Alvin received 43 inches, a 24 hour record for the U.S. (David Ludlum) ...1987... Twenty-one cities in the eastern U.S. reported record high temperatures for the date. The high of 91 degrees at Beckley WV was their hottest reading in 25 years of records, and marked their third straight day of record 90 degree heat. Bakersfield CA dipped to 60 degrees, marking their eighth straight morning of record cool weather. (The National Weather Summary) ...1988... Afternoon and evening thunderstorms produced large hail and damaging winds in Oklahoma, and over Nebraska and Wisconsin. Thunderstorms produced wind gusts to 75 mph at Brainerd NE. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1989... Afternoon thunderstorms produced some flash flooding in New Mexico. Albuquerque NM was deluged with an inch and a half of rain in forty minutes. Evening thunderstorms soaked Whie Pine PA with two inches of rain in one hour. Quiet weather prevailed across the rest of the nation, as "Mother Nature" took a brief summer vacation. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky