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Regional Weather Summary
National Weather Service State College PA
500 PM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

Chillier air will arrive behind a departing cold front overnight.
Along and north of Interstate 80, lake-effect rain showers will 
turn to a few snow showers overnight, and a light coating of 
accumulation is possible. It should be breezy but dry elsewhere, 
with lows ranging from the upper 20s across the northern mountains
to the mid to upper 30s across the southeastern piedmont.

After a few morning flurries in the northwest, Thursday will
gradually become mostly sunny statewide. It will be chilly, with 
highs ranging from the low 40s across the northern mountains and
the Laurel Highlands to around 50 degrees across the southeast.

After a clear and cold Thursday night, when a widespread frost is
expected, Friday should be mostly sunny and a bit milder.

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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For WAYNE County


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Hourly Observations For WAYNE county
300 AM EDT THU OCT 18 2018

EASTERN PENNSYLVANIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
SCRANTON       FAIR      38  25  59 W12       30.22R                  
MOUNT POCONO   FAIR      33  25  72 W16G28    30.13R                  
ALLENTOWN      FAIR      43  27  53 W8        30.23R                  
QUAKERTOWN*    SUNNY     41  27  56 CALM      30.24R                  
READING        FAIR      42  28  57 NW12      30.25R                  
LANCASTER      FAIR      42  31  64 NW5       30.27R                  
COATESVILLE    FAIR      43  30  61 NW9       30.26R                  
POTTSTOWN      FAIR      41  26  55 NW6       30.27R                  
BLUE BELL      FAIR      43  28  56 CALM      30.25R                  
DOYLESTOWN     FAIR      42  27  55 NW8       30.22R                  
WILLOW GROVE   NOT AVBL                                               
NORTH PHILA    MOCLDY    46  30  53 W5        30.26R                  
PHILADELPHIA   FAIR      47  25  42 NW20      30.27R                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 300am EDT, Thursday October 18, 2018

Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 41 degrees west, near 40 degrees central, and near 47 degrees east. Current sky conditions are fair west, cloudy central, and fair east. In the west, relative humidity is near 65%, and the dew point is near 30 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 65%, and the dew point is near 29 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 42%, and the dew point is near 25 degrees. Winds are coming from the northwest at 3 mph in the west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the west at 9 mph in the central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the northwest at 20 mph in the east, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 47 degrees at Philadelphia. The lowest temperature is 33 degrees at Mount Pocono and 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 WAYNE County,PA

306 PM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

 DAY ONE  This Afternoon and Tonight.

Gusty northwest winds are expected through tonight, with scattered 
snow showers tonight into early Thursday. Light snow accumulations 
are possible especially in higher elevations of central New York and 
northern tier of Pennsylvania.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Thursday through Tuesday.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook


7-Day Forecast For WAYNE County, PA
Issued at 130 AM EDT Thu Oct 18 2018

OVERNIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers with a slight chance of rain showers. Lows in the upper 20s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

THURSDAY
Sunny. Highs around 40. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows around 30. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

FRIDAY
Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 40s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

SATURDAY
Showers likely. Highs in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers. Lows in the lower 30s. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

SUNDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s.

MONDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.

TUESDAY
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the lower 50s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Pennsylvania
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Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today

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OCTOBER 18TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1906...
A hurricane struck South Florida drowning 124 persons stranded in the
Florida Keys. (David Ludlum)
...1910...
Northeasterly winds as high as 70 mph (from a hurricane moving northward up
the Florida peninsula) carried water out of Tampa Bay and the Hillsboro
River. The water level lowered to nine feet below mean low water. Forty
ships were grounded.
(The Weather Channel)
...1930...
A big early season lake effect snowburst on the lee shores of Lake Erie and
Lake Ontario produced 47 inches at Governeur NY and 48 inches just south of
Buffalo. (David Ludlum)
...1987...
Thunderstorms in northeastern Texas produced golf ball size hail at
Atlanta, along with wind gusts to 86 mph, and four inches of rain. Damage
from the storm was estimated at more than a million dollars. Sunny and mild
weather continued across much of the rest of the nation. (The National
Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
...1988...
Eight cities in the southwestern U.S. reported record high temperatures for
the date, including Red Bluff CA with a reading of 96 degrees. (The
National Weather Summary)
...1989...
Unseasonably cold air began to invade the central and eastern U.S. Light
snow fell across northern Maine, and snow was also reported in the Great
Lakes Region, including the Chicago area. Bismarck ND was the cold spot in
the nation with a low of 9 degrees above zero. Five cities in Florida
reported record high readings for the date, as temperatures warmed above 80
degrees. Miami FL reported a record high of 90 degrees. (The National
Weather Summary)


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