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Hourly Observations For WESTMORELAND county
300 AM EDT SUN MAY 24 2015
WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS ERIE CLEAR 52 36 54 S5 30.29F MEADVILLE CLEAR 53 36 52 S3 30.31F FRANKLIN* CLEAR 48 34 57 CALM 30.34S NEW CASTLE FAIR 44 42 93 CALM 30.33F BEAVER COUNTY NOT AVBL BUTLER* CLEAR 43 39 87 NE5 30.35S PITTSBURGH INT CLEAR 51 42 71 CALM 30.32S PITTSBURGH CLEAR 51 41 68 S7 30.32F INDIANA* PTCLDY 45 41 87 E3 30.38S LATROBE CLEAR 43 43 100 CALM 30.36F WASHINGTON CO* CLEAR 43 37 81 CALM 30.35S
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 300am EDT, Sunday May 24, 2015
Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 51 degrees west, near 47 degrees central, and near 55 degrees east. Current sky conditions are clear west, clear central, and partly cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 68%, and the dew point is near 41 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 60%, and the dew point is near 34 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 71%, and the dew point is near 46 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress west, no stress central, and no stress east. Winds are coming from the south at 7 mph in the west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm in the central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are coming from the south at 8 mph in the east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 55 degrees at Philadelphia. The lowest temperature is 35 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.
All NWS Radars (In near-real time), Current Livestock Heat Stress Index (LSI), Current Wind Chill Map
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 MAY 29-JUN 2 MAY 31-JUN 6 MAY MAY-JUL ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Above Above Normal Precipitation: Normal Above Normal Normal .... 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
\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\ MAY 24TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1894... Six inches of snow blanketed Kentucky. Just four days earlier as much as ten inches of snow had fallen across Kentucky, Tennessee and Virginia. Six days earlier a violent storm had wrecked nine ships on Lake Michigan. (David Ludlum) ... 1925... Lexington, KY's latest snowflakes (just a trace fell). (Louisville NWS) ...1930... A tornado touched down near the town of Pratt KS and traveled at the incredibly slow speed of just 5 mph. (The Weather Channel) ...1940... Hail fell near Ada OK to a depth of six to eight inches, and rainfall runoff left drifts of hail up to five feet high. (The Weather Channel) ...1979... In the Memorial Tournament, Tom Watson shot a 69 in the second round in rain, freezing temperatures, and 30 mph winds in Dublin, Ohio. That was 10 strokes better than the average of the rest of the golfers that day. He continued to play well and won the tournament. He said he was used to it since he is from Kansas City. ... 2000... A tornado (F0) touched down briefly along Liberty Church Road in Auburn (Logan County), KY. An F0 tornado also quickly touched down in Bowling Green. (NWS Louisville)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky