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Hourly Observations For WESTMORELAND county
500 PM EDT SAT MAR 24 2018
WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS ERIE FAIR 36 14 40 N10 30.20F MEADVILLE FAIR 34 15 46 NE9 30.14F FRANKLIN* FAIR 39 16 39 VRB7 30.11F NEW CASTLE FAIR 42 23 46 NW12 30.13F BEAVER COUNTY SUNNY 43 19 39 N7 30.12F BUTLER* FAIR 42 16 34 VRB6 30.11F PITTSBURGH INT PTSUNNY 41 17 38 N5 30.10F PITTSBURGH FAIR 41 18 39 N7 30.09F INDIANA* SUNNY 43 19 39 VRB6 30.11F LATROBE PTSUNNY 39 18 41 NW3 30.11F WASHINGTON CO* FAIR 42 20 41 NE9 30.13F
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 500pm EDT, Saturday March 24, 2018
Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 41 degrees west, near 46 degrees central, and near 48 degrees east. Current sky conditions are fair west, sunny central, and fair east. In the west, relative humidity is near 39%, and the dew point is near 18 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 25%, and the dew point is near 12 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 29%, and the dew point is near 17 degrees. Winds are coming from the north at 7 mph in the west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the northwest at 9 mph in the central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the northwest at 9 mph with gusts at 17 mph in the east, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 48 degrees at Reading, Philadelphia, Harrisburg, and Allentown. The lowest temperature is 34 degrees at Meadville.
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 WESTMORELAND County
Hazardous report currently not available
NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook
Current FORECAST not available 12-48 Hr Surface Forecast Maps, TWC 4-Panel Surface Forecast, Fire Danger, Day 1 Precip, Day 2 Precip, Days 1-5 Precip, Severe Weather Pot.-Day 1, Day 2
Medium & Long Range Outlook For Pennsylvania
PENN --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY MAR 30-APR 3 APR 1-APR 7 MAR MAR-MAY ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Below Below Normal Above 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
MARCH 24TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1910...Louisville's warmest March temperature: 88 degrees. (NWS Louisville) ...1912...Residents of Kansas City began to dig out from a storm produced 25 inches of snow in 24 hours. The snowfall total was nearly twice that of any other storm of modern record in Kansas City before or since that time. A record 40 inches of snow fell during the month of March that year, and the total for the winter season of 67 inches was also a record. By late February of that year Kansas City had received just six inches of snow. Olathe KS received 37 inches of snow in the snowstorm, establishing a single storm record for the state of Kansas. (23rd-24th) (The Kansas City Weather Almanac) (The Weather Channel) ...1921...Near Stamping Ground (Scott County, Ky) a tornado (unofficially F2) killed horses and cattle as it destroyed several barns. A stronger tornado (unofficially F3) destroyed two homes near Kirksville (Madison County), blowing one of the homes' rugs a mile away. (NWS Louisville) ...1929...Louisville's warmest March temperature: 88 degrees. Also Bowling Green's warmest March temperature: 92 degrees. (NWS Louisville) ...1937...A powerful tornado (unofficially F4) moved from extreme eastern Fayette County, Ky to Winchester (Clark County KY), where most of the destruction and the five fatalities probably occurred. (NWS Louisville)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky