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Hourly Observations For WESTMORELAND county
600 PM EST SAT DEC 03 2016
WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS ERIE CLOUDY 42 34 73 W9 30.26S MEADVILLE LGT RAIN 35 32 88 W7 30.25S FRANKLIN* N/A 36 28 75 W7 30.25S NEW CASTLE CLOUDY 37 32 82 W5 30.28F BEAVER COUNTY NOT AVBL BUTLER* CLOUDY 36 28 75 W6 30.29F PITTSBURGH INT CLOUDY 38 29 70 W5 30.27F PITTSBURGH CLOUDY 36 27 69 SW8 30.26F INDIANA* CLOUDY 36 30 80 W5 30.28S LATROBE CLOUDY 36 28 75 SW12 30.29S WASHINGTON CO* CLOUDY 36 25 64 SW7 30.29F
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 600pm EST, Saturday December 03, 2016
Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 36 degrees west, near 39 degrees central, and near 48 degrees east. Current sky conditions are cloudy west, cloudy central, and mostly cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 69%, and the dew point is near 27 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 70%, and the dew point is near 30 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 51%, and the dew point is near 31 degrees. Winds are coming from the southwest at 8 mph in the west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the west at 12 mph with gusts at 22 mph in the central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are coming from the northwest at 9 mph in the east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. 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 48 degrees at Philadelphia. The lowest temperature is 32 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 WESTMORELAND County
Hazardous report currently not available
NWS Severe Weather Map , Convective Outlook
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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Pennsylvania
PENN --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY DEC 9-13 DEC 11-17 DEC DEC-FEB ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Below Below Normal Normal Precipitation: Above Above Above 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 3RD HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1856... A severe blizzard began to rage across Iowa and Kansas. It produced as much as 16 inches of snow in Iowa. (David Ludlum) ...1926... Yuma AZ was soaked with 1.10 inch of rain, and by the 10th of the month had received 4.43 inches, making it the wettest December of record. The average annual rainfall for Yuma is 3.38 inches. (3rd-10th) (The Weather Channel) ...1983... Birmingham AL was drenched with 9.22 inches of rain in 24 hours. The rains caused severe flash flooding which literally submerged traffic. (The Weather Channel) ...1987... Stormy weather in the northwestern U.S. finally began to abate, but not before Gold Beach OR was drenched with 7.94 inches of rain in 24 hours. Low pressure spread snow from the Upper Mississippi Valley to the Central Appalachians. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary) ...1988... Gale force winds ushered cold air into the northeastern U.S., and produced snow squalls in the Lower Great Lakes Region. Winds gusted to 48 mph at Buffalo NY. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1989... Heavy snow and high winds created blizzard conditions in northern New England. Snowfall totals in Maine ranged up to 31 inches, at Limestone. Presque Isle ME reported a record 30 inches of snow in 24 hours, along with wind gusts to 46 mph. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky