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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
1015 AM EST THU DEC 18 2014

EXTENSIVE CLOUD COVER OVER THE MAJORITY OF THE STATE WILL CONTINUE 
THIS AFTERNOON. SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE OVER THE HIGHER 
ELEVATIONS WITH LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS POSSIBLE. 

SOME BREAKS IN THE CLOUDS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE SOUTHEAST CORNER 
OF THE STATE TODAY WHERE HIGHS WILL REACH INTO THE LOWER 40S. 

THE REMAINDER OF THE STATE WILL REMAIN IN THE UPPER 20S AND 30S.

SNOW SHOWERS OVER THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS WILL DISSIPATE LATER TONIGHT 
AND FRIDAY MORNING. OVERNIGHT LOWS WILL BE IN THE 20S. HIGHS ON 
FRIDAY WILL AGAIN BE IN THE UPPER 20S IN THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS AND 
LOWER 40S IN THE SOUTHEAST UNDER MAINLY CLOUDY SKIES.

A LOOK AHEAD TO THE WEEKEND APPEARS MAINLY DRY WITH TEMPERATURES
REMAINING VERY SIMILAR TO FRIDAY.

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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For WAYNE County


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Hourly Observations For WAYNE county
200 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

EASTERN PENNSYLVANIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
SCRANTON       CLOUDY    35  25  66 NW10      29.98S                  
MOUNT POCONO   CLOUDY    30  22  72 NW12G24   29.91S                  
ALLENTOWN      CLOUDY    39  22  50 W15G22    30.00S                  
QUAKERTOWN*    CLOUDY    37  25  60 W10G16    30.01S                  
READING        CLOUDY    37  24  59 W16G23    30.03F                  
LANCASTER      CLOUDY    36  23  59 W21       30.06S                  
COATESVILLE    MOCLDY    37  27  65 NW18G26   30.03F                  
POTTSTOWN      CLOUDY    37  24  59 W10G18    30.03F                  
BLUE BELL      CLOUDY    37  27  65 W10G17    30.01S                  
DOYLESTOWN     CLOUDY    37  23  56 NW13G24   29.99S                  
WILLOW GROVE   NOT AVBL                                               
NORTH PHILA    PTSUNNY   42  22  44 W17G24    30.02F                  
PHILADELPHIA   MOSUNNY   41  23  48 W17G23    30.03F                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 200pm EST, Thursday December 18, 2014

Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 28 degrees west, near 30 degrees central, and near 41 degrees east. Current sky conditions are cloudy west, cloudy central, and mostly sunny east. In the west, relative humidity is near 69%, and the dew point is near 19 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 80%, and the dew point is near 25 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 48%, and the dew point is near 23 degrees. Winds are coming from the west at 9 mph in the west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the west at 16 mph in the central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are coming from the west at 17 mph with gusts at 23 mph in the east, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. 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 42 degrees at North Phila. The lowest temperature is 24 degrees at Johnstown.


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 WAYNE County,PA

330 AM EST THU DEC 18 2014

 DAY ONE  TODAY AND 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 WAYNE County, PA
Issued at 130 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

THIS AFTERNOON
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF FLURRIES. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

TONIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF FLURRIES. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

FRIDAY
MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

FRIDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING
THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15 TO 20. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

SATURDAY
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

SATURDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S.

SUNDAY
MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.

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

MONDAY
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.

MONDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
RAIN SHOWERS AND FREEZING RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.

TUESDAY
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
SNOW SHOWERS AND FREEZING RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.

TUESDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.

WEDNESDAY
RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. CHANCE OF RAIN 70 PERCENT.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Pennsylvania
                                 PENN                                                                     
                 ---------------------------------------------
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   DEC 23-27 DEC 25-DEC 31   DEC        DEC-FEB                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:     Normal        Below      Above     Normal                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above     Normal      Above                      

....  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

DECEMBER 18TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1957...
A tornado swept across Jackson County, Williamson County and Franklin
County in southern Illinois killing eleven persons. (David Ludlum)
...1981...
A heavy lake-effect snow blanketed the southern and southeast shores of
Lake Michigan leaving up to 22 inches of snow at Valparaiso IND. (David
Ludlum)
...1983...
Record cold hit the north central states. At Havre MT the mercury plunged
to a record reading of 34 degrees below zero. (Sandra and TI Richard
Sanders - 1987)
...1984...
A storm over southern California left up to 16 inches of snow in the
mountains and upper deserts, with 13 inches reported at Lancaster. Edwards
Air Force Base was closed, and Interstate 5 was closed from Castaic to the
Tehachapis Mountains. (18th-19th) (The Weather Channel)
...1986...
A strong winter storm, which developed off the coast of New Jersey and
moved out to sea, lashed the northeastern U.S. with high winds, heavy rain,
and heavy snow. The storm left snowfall amounts of up to 30 inches in
Vermont, 24 inches in Massachusetts, and 20 inches in New Hampshire. The
highest rainfall amounts approached four inches in southern New England,
where winds gusted to 70 mph. (Storm Data)
...1987...
A weakening storm moved into the Rocky Mountain Region producing six inches
of snow at the Platoro Reservoir in the San Juan Mountains of Colorado. The
storm then spread rain and drizzle across the Southern High Plains into the
Middle Mississippi Valley, with thunderstorms over Texas. (Storm Data) (The
National Weather Summary)
...1988...
Warm weather prevailed in the central U.S. while cool weather prevailed
across the eastern states. Sheridan WY, with a record warm afternoon high
of 68 degrees, was seven degrees warmer than Key West FL. (The National
Weather Summary)
...1989...
A winter storm moving out of the Great Plains Region spread freezing rain,
sleet and snow across parts of the southeastern U.S. Freezing rain resulted
in 170 auto accidents in the Memphis area during the evening hours.
Unseasonably warm weather continued ahead of arctic cold front. Miami FL
equalled their record for December with an afternoon high of 87 degrees.
(Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary)

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