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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
1015 PM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

HIGH PRESSURE WAS MOVING OFF THE COAST OF THE CAROLINAS LATE 
SUNDAY AS LOW PRESSURE WAS APPROACHING FROM THE GREAT LAKES.
RAIN SHOWERS HAD BEGUN IN WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA LATE SUNDAY. 

RAIN SHOWERS WILL MIX WITH OR CHANGE TO SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT
AS THEY MOVE EASTWARD. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE
PERIODICALLY MONDAY AND TUESDAY. AN INCH OR SO OF SNOW ACCUMULATION
IS POSSIBLE IN NORTHWESTERN PENNSYLVANIA WITH LITTLE
 OR NO ACCUMULATION ELSEWHERE. FAIR WEATHER WILL PREVAIL WEDNESDAY.

THE LOW TEMPERATURE OVERNIGHT WILL VARY FROM THE UPPER 20S
IN THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS TO THE MID 30S ON THE SOUTHWEST PLATEAU.
THE HIGH TEMPERATURE MONDAY WILL RANGE FROM THE UPPER 30S
IN NORTHWESTERN PENNSYLVANIA TO THE UPPER 50S IN PHILADELPHIA.

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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For WESTMORELAND County


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Hourly Observations For WESTMORELAND county
100 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
ERIE           CLOUDY    40  28  62 S22G35    29.78F                  
MEADVILLE      CLOUDY    35  30  82 S16G29    29.81F                  
FRANKLIN*      CLOUDY    34  27  75 S13G22    29.87F                  
NEW CASTLE     CLOUDY    35  32  89 VRB6      29.89F                  
BEAVER COUNTY  NOT AVBL                                               
BUTLER*        CLOUDY    34  30  86 S6        29.92F                  
PITTSBURGH INT CLOUDY    36  33  89 SW8       29.92F                  
PITTSBURGH     CLOUDY    37  27  67 S10       29.93F                  
INDIANA*       CLOUDY    34  34 100 SW5       29.96F                  
LATROBE        CLOUDY    36  34  93 S5        29.96F                  
WASHINGTON CO* CLOUDY    39  28  65 SW13G22   29.97R                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 100am EDT, Monday March 30, 2015

Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 37 degrees west, near 39 degrees central, and near 37 degrees east. Current sky conditions are cloudy west, cloudy central, and cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 67%, and the dew point is near 27 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 27%, and the dew point is near 8 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 40%, and the dew point is near 15 degrees. Winds are coming from the south at 10 mph in the west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the southwest at 13 mph in the central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are coming from the south at 7 mph in the east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 41 degrees at . The lowest temperature is 31 degrees at Mount Pocono.


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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Medium & Long Range Outlook For Pennsylvania
                                 PENN                                                                     
                 ---------------------------------------------
                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                 APR 4-APR 8 APR 6-APR 12   APR        APR-JUN                      
                 -----------  -----------  --------  ---------
   Temperature:      Below       Normal      Below     Normal                      
 Precipitation:      Above        Above     Normal     Normal                      

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Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today

MARCH 30TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1823...
A great Northeast storm with hurricane force winds raged from Pennsylvania
to Maine. The storm was most severe over New Jersey with high tides,
uprooted trees, and heavy snow inland. (David Ludlum)
...1899...
A storm which buried Ruby CO under 141 inches of snow came to an end. Ruby
was an old abandoned mining town on the Elk Mountain Range in the Crested
Butte area. (The Weather Channel)
...1977...
Hartford CT hit 87 degrees to establish a record for the month of March.
(The Weather Channel)

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