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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
455 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

A WEATHER SYSTEM OFF THE COAST OF SOUTH CAROLINA THIS EVENING WILL 
MOVE NORTHWARD ALONG THE ATLANTIC SEABOARD AND BRING LIGHT RAIN
OVER PENNSYLVANIA LATE MONDAY AND EARLY TUESDAY. SOME FREEZING RAIN
WILL BE POSSIBLE.

A WEATHER SYSTEM DEVELOPING IN THE PLAINS THIS EVENING WILL MOVE 
EAST AND THE CHANCE OF RAIN WILL CONTINUE IN PENNSYLVANIA TUESDAY 
WEDNESDAY. IT WILL TURN COLDER LATE CHRISTMAS EVE FOLLOWING
THE PASSAGE OF A COLD FRONT AND SOME SNOW SHOWERS WILL BE LIKELY
ON CHRISTMAS DAY.

THE LOW TEMPERATURE TONIGHT WILL VARY FROM THE LOWER 20S
IN THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS TO AROUND 30 DEGREES IN ERIE.
THE HIGH TEMPERATURE MONDAY WILL RANGE FROM THE LOWER 30S
IN THE ALLEGHENIES TO THE LOWER 40S AROUND PITTSBURGH.

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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For SOUTHERN WAYNE County


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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 600pm EST, Sunday December 21, 2014

Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 30 degrees west, near 28 degrees central, and near 37 degrees east. Current sky conditions are clear west, cloudy central, and partly cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 63%, and the dew point is near 19 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 74%, and the dew point is near 21 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 52%, and the dew point is near 21 degrees. Winds are coming from the east at 5 mph in the west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm in the central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the northwest at 8 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 37 degrees at Philadelphia. The lowest temperature is 25 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.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For SOUTHERN WAYNE County,PA

259 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

 DAY ONE  THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

A LIGHT WINTRY MIX IS POSSIBLE MONDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY
TUESDAY MORNING  FOLLOWED BY RAIN TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND
WEDNESDAY. THE RAIN COULD BE HEAVY AT TIMES WEDNESDAY. IT WILL BE
WINDY WEDNESDAY INTO CHRISTMAS DAY. COLDER AIR THURSDAY MORNING
WILL CHANGE THE RAIN SHOWERS TO SNOW SHOWERS. WITH POSSIBLE
IMPACTS ON HOLIDAY TRAVEL  MONITOR THE FORECAST AS DETAILS BECOME
CLEARER.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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7-Day Forecast For SOUTHERN WAYNE County, PA
Issued at 430 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

TONIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.

MONDAY
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND LIGHT SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.

MONDAY NIGHT
A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW IN THE EVENING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND LIGHT FREEZING RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.

TUESDAY
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

TUESDAY NIGHT
RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 70 PERCENT.

WEDNESDAY
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. CHANCE OF RAIN 90 PERCENT.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. CHANCE OF RAIN 90 PERCENT.

CHRISTMAS DAY
MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.

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

FRIDAY
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.

FRIDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.

SATURDAY
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 40.

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

SUNDAY
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S.

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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 
               DEC 27-DEC 31 DEC 29-JAN 4   JAN        JAN-MAR                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:     Normal        Below     Normal     Normal                      
 Precipitation:     Normal       Normal     Normal      Above                      

....  Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
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Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today

DECEMBER 21ST
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1892...
Portland OR was buried under a record 27.5 inches of snow. (21st-24th) (The
Weather Channel)
...1929...
An exceptional storm produced snow from the Middle Rio Grande Valley of
Texas to southern Arkansas. The storm produced 26 inches of snow at
Hillsboro TX, 18 inches at El Dorado AR, and 14 inches at Bossier LA.
(21st-22nd) (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)
...1964...
A great warm surge from the Pacific Ocean across Oregon and northern
California brought torrential rains on a deep snow cover resulting in
record floods. (David Ludlum)
...1987...
High winds continued along the eastern slopes of the Rockies. During the
morning hours winds gusted to 64 mph at Cheyenne WY, and reached 97 mph
near Boulder CO. Gale force winds prevailed across the Great Lakes Region.
(The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
Seven cities in the eastern U.S. reported record high temperatures for the
date, including Charleston SC with a reading of 78 degrees. A storm in the
northwestern U.S. produced 22 inches of snow at Idaho City ID in two days,
and up to two feet of snow at Happy Camp CA. Ski resorts in Idaho reported
three to six feet of snow on the ground. (The National Weather Summary)
(Storm Data)
...1989...
Forty cities in the north central U.S., including thirteen in Iowa,
reported record low temperatures for the date. Havre MT and Jordan MT tied
for honors as the cold spot in the nation with morning lows of 43 degrees
below zero, and the temperature remained close to 40 degrees below zero
through the daylight hours. Dickinson ND reported a morning low of 33
degrees below zero and a wind chill reading of 86 degrees below zero. The
high for the date of 16 degrees below zero at Sioux Falls SD was December
record for that location. (The National Weather Summary)
...2006...
On this first day of winter...the "Holiday Blizzard" of 2006 shut down the
entire state of Colorado with 1 to 3 feet of snow, gusty winds and whiteouts. 
Nearly 5,000 people were stranded at Denver International Airport. Snow, 
freezing rain and sleet covered much of Nebraska. Kentucky had light to
moderate rain with temperatures in the 50's. (Tom Priddy, UKAWC)

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