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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
1110 AM EDT THU APR 28 2016

LOW PRESSURE THROUGH THE OHIO VALLEY RIVER VALLEY TODAY AND TONIGHT.
THIS WEATHER SYSTEM WILL BRING A LIGHT TO MODERATE RAINFALL ACROSS
THE COMMONWEALTH TODAY THROUGH FRIDAY. THE LEADING EDGE OF THE RAIN
AREA WILL OVERSPREAD THE MIDDLE SUSQUEHANNA VALLEY THIS
AFTERNOON...AND ENDLESS MOUNTAINS OF NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA BY
EVENING.

TEMPERATURES TODAY AND FRIDAY WILL ONLY RANGE FROM THE UPPER 40S
OVER THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS TO THE LOWER 60S IN THE SOUTHWEST CORNER
OF THE STATE...AROUND 5 TO 10 DEGREES BELOW AVERAGE.

LOWS TONIGHT WILL VARY FROM THE MID TO UPPER 30S ACROSS THE NORTH
CENTRAL MOUNTAINS...TO THE MID 40S ACROSS THE SOUTHWEST.

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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For SUSQUEHANNA County


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Hourly Observations For SUSQUEHANNA county
300 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

...Northeast Pennsylvania...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
Hazleton       LGT RAIN  50  32  50 NW3       30.02S                  
Scranton       LGT RAIN  53  31  42 W7        29.99S                  

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


Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 300pm EDT, Thursday April 28, 2016

Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 55 degrees west, near 41 degrees central, and near 49 degrees east. Current sky conditions are cloudy west, light rain central, and light rain east. In the west, relative humidity is near 93%, and the dew point is near 53 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 87%, and the dew point is near 37 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 74%, and the dew point is near 41 degrees. There is patchy fog west. Winds are coming from the southeast at 8 mph in the west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the northeast at 8 mph in the central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light rain. Winds are coming from the east at 10 mph in the east, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light rain. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 55 degrees at pittsburgh and Allentown. The lowest temperature is 40 degrees at Dubois and ClearField.


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 SUSQUEHANNA County,PA

310 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

 DAY ONE  TONIGHT.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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7-Day Forecast For SUSQUEHANNA County, PA
Issued at 130 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

THIS AFTERNOON
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

TONIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH
BECOMING SOUTHEAST.

FRIDAY
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY
MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 70 PERCENT.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 60 PERCENT.

SATURDAY
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 60. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

SATURDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40.

SUNDAY
RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. CHANCE OF RAIN 60 PERCENT.

SUNDAY NIGHT
RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. CHANCE OF RAIN 60 PERCENT.

MONDAY
SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. CHANCE OF RAIN 60 PERCENT.

MONDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.

TUESDAY
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.

TUESDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.

WEDNESDAY
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Pennsylvania
                                 PENN                                                                     
                 ---------------------------------------------
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                 MAY 3-MAY 7 MAY 5-MAY 11    MAY       MAY-JUL                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Below       Normal      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:     Normal        Below     Normal     Normal                      

....  Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
5 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

APRIL 28TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1887...
Homes and barns were destroyed by a tornado in northern Clark 
County KY (unofficially an F2) near Wades Mill. (NWS Louisville)
...1899...
Bowling Green's warmest April low: 69 degrees. (NWS Louisville)
...1921...
A severe hailstorm in Anson County NC produced hail the size of baseballs.
Gardens, grain fields and trees were destroyed. Pine trees in the storm's
path had to be cut for lumber because of the hail damage. (The Weather
Channel)
...1928...
A coastal storm produced tremendous late season snows in the Central
Appalachians, including 35 inches at Bayard WV, 31 inches at Somerset PA,
and 30 inches at Grantsville MD. High winds accompanying the heavy wet snow
uprooted trees and unroofed a number of homes. The storm caused great
damage to fruit trees and wild life. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel)
...1983...
An F1 tornado was spotted in Logan County. (NWS Louisville)
...1996...
Louisville would have measurable precipitation every day from 
today through May 8, for a total of eleven days in a row, 
which is a record. (NWS Louisville)
...2002...
A tornado crossed into central Breckinridge County from Perry 
County. The tornado lifted periodically as it crossed eastern 
Breckinridge County, and reached the Irvington area 
(Breckinridge County). A 52 year old male was killed in a 
mobile home in Irvington. Seven people were injured. A few 
homes were destroyed and numerous homes were damaged. Two 
homes had their roofs torn off. Numerous trees were uprooted, 
and many outbuildings were destroyed. The tornado was 
estimated at F2 intensity, with spots of F3 damage. In 
Edmonson County, a tornado of F1 strength blew roofs off 
several homes. 2-by-4's from buildings were stuck into the 
ground. Numerous trees were downed, some were snapped well 
above the ground. Two homes had their roofs torn off by a 
tornado west of Radcliff (Hardin County). There was minor 
structural damage to 24 other homes. Numerous trees were 
uprooted. Tornado intensity was estimated at F1 with spots of 
F2 damage. A tornado (F0) moved for 11 miles from 
Breckinridge County into Meade County. On Shrull Lane west of 
Centertown (Ohio County), a mobile home and several 
outbuildings were destroyed . There was intermittent damage 
across extreme western Ohio County. There was structural 
damage to 16 homes in Hartford. Roofs were off some homes. 
Mobile homes were picked up and twisted. An F2 tornado at 
Tobinsport (Perry County) destroyed five homes and injured a 
dozen people. (NWS Louisville)




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