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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
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.
All NWS Radars (In near-real time), Current Livestock Heat Stress Index (LSI), Current Wind Chill Map
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.
7-Day Forecast For WAYNE County, PA
Issued at 130 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014
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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 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
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