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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
1116 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

EXPECT A WINTRY MIX OF SNOW...SLEET...AND FREEZING RAIN ACROSS THE
STATE TODAY. A BRIEF PERIOD OF MILDER AIR WILL MOVE IN OVERNIGHT
AND PRECIPITATION WILL CHANGE OVER TO PLAIN RAIN EARLY WEDNESDAY. COLDER
AIR WILL MOVE BACK IN WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND CHANGE LINGERING
PRECIPITATION BACK TO STEADY LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW BEFORE THINGS
FINALLY TAPER OFF BY MIDDAY THURSDAY.

TEMPERATURES WILL CLIMB THROUGHOUT THE DAY AS MILDER AIR WORKS
INTO THE REGION. HIGHS WILL REACH 30 DEGREES ACROSS MUCH OF
PENNSYLVANIA AND EVEN THE MID 40S IN PITTSBURGH BY THIS EVENING.

TONIGHT WILL REMAIN MILD WITH TEMPERATURES HOLDING STEADY IN THE
30S AND LOWER 40S STATEWIDE.

COLDER...SUB-FREEZING AIR WILL MOVE BACK IN FROM NORTHWEST TO
SOUTHEAST ON WEDNESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY NIGHT. AFTERNOON
TEMPERATURES WILL BE IN THE UPPER 20S ACROSS THE NORTHWEST AND THE
UPPER 30S ACROSS THE SOUTHEAST.

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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For WAYNE County


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Hourly Observations For WAYNE county
1100 AM EST TUE MAR 03 2015

EASTERN PENNSYLVANIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
SCRANTON       CLOUDY    22  10  60 W3        30.29F                  
MOUNT POCONO   CLOUDY    18   7  62 SE12      30.22F WCI   5          
ALLENTOWN      CLOUDY    26   8  46 VRB5      30.38F                  
QUAKERTOWN*    CLOUDY    25  10  54 S6        30.38F                  
READING        CLOUDY    26  11  52 SE10      30.36F                  
LANCASTER      CLOUDY    26  14  60 SE10      30.36F                  
COATESVILLE    PTSUNNY   28  14  54 S5        30.36F                  
POTTSTOWN      CLOUDY    26  11  52 VRB5      30.39F                  
BLUE BELL      PTSUNNY   30  14  51 S3        30.38F                  
DOYLESTOWN     CLOUDY    24  10  55 VRB5      30.39F                  
WILLOW GROVE   NOT AVBL                                               
NORTH PHILA    PTSUNNY   29  10  45 VRB3      30.43F                  
PHILADELPHIA   CLOUDY    30  11  45 S5        30.42F                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 1100am EST, Tuesday March 03, 2015

Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 28 degrees west, near 21 degrees central, and near 30 degrees east. Current sky conditions are cloudy west, snow central, and cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 55%, and the dew point is near 14 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 73%, and the dew point is near 14 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 45%, and the dew point is near 11 degrees. Visibility is less than one mile central. Winds are coming from the southeast at 8 mph in the west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the south at 5 mph in the central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to snow. The wind chill is near 15 degrees central. Winds are coming from the south at 5 mph in the east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 32 degrees at Latrobe. The lowest temperature is 17 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 WAYNE County,PA

413 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

   WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
7 AM EST WEDNESDAY  

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL NEW 
YORK  SOUTHEASTERN NEW YORK AND NORTHEAST PENNSYLVANIA.

 DAY ONE  TODAY AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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7-Day Forecast For WAYNE County, PA
Issued at 1030 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015


WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 AM EST WEDNESDAY

THIS AFTERNOON
SNOW. ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATION AROUND AN INCH. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH. CHANCE OF SNOW NEAR 100 PERCENT.

TONIGHT
FREEZING RAIN
SLEET AND SNOW IN THE EVENING
THEN FREEZING RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 3 INCHES. ICE ACCUMULATION OF A TENTH TO ONE QUARTER OF AN INCH. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION NEAR 100 PERCENT.

WEDNESDAY
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. A CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN IN THE MORNING
THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
SNOW LIKELY. LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATION POSSIBLE. LOWS NEAR 15. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF SNOW 70 PERCENT.

THURSDAY
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 15 TO 20. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

THURSDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR ZERO.

FRIDAY
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S.

FRIDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 5 TO 10 ABOVE.

SATURDAY
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.

SATURDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15 TO 20.

SUNDAY
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.

SUNDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 15.

MONDAY
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 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 
                    MAR 8-12    MAR 10-16   MAR        MAR-MAY                      
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   Temperature:      Below       Normal      Below     Normal                      
 Precipitation:      Below        Below     Normal     Normal                      

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

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MARCH 3RD...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1877...
The Louisville weather office moved from the corner of Main and Bullitt 
streets to the corner of Fourth and Green streets, in the Courier-Journal 
Office Building. (NWS Louisville)
...1966...
A tornado hit Jackson MS killing 54 persons. (David Ludlum)
...1980...
A coastal storm produced 25 inches of snow at Elizabeth City NC, and 30
inches at Cape Hatteras NC. At Miami FL the mercury dipped to 32 degrees.
(Sandra and TI Richard Sanders - 1987)
...1983...
The last of a series of storms to strike the California coast finally came
to an end. Waves fifteen to twenty feet high pounded the coast for two
days, and in a four day period up to 18 inches of rain drenched the Los
Angeles and Santa Barbara area. On the morning of the first, thunderstorms
spawned two tornadoes which moved through the Los Angeles area. (Storm
Data)
...1997...
A record crest was set on the Licking River at Blue Licks Spring in 
Kentucky with a stage of 47.6 feet. A record crest was also set on the 
South Fork Licking River at Cynthiana with a stage of 28.53 feet. (NWS 
Louisville)

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