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Hourly Observations For WESTMORELAND county
800 PM EDT TUE SEP 01 2015
WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS ERIE PTCLDY 78 65 63 CALM 30.07R MEADVILLE CLEAR 76 65 68 CALM 30.11R FRANKLIN* CLEAR 75 64 69 N3 30.12S NEW CASTLE FAIR 79 72 79 CALM 30.08S BEAVER COUNTY MOCLDY 82 66 57 CALM 30.09R BUTLER* MOCLDY 79 66 65 CALM 30.10R PITTSBURGH INT MOCLDY 82 68 62 W3 30.08R PITTSBURGH PTCLDY 82 61 48 W7 30.08R INDIANA* CLEAR 79 68 69 CALM 30.12R LATROBE PTCLDY 79 66 65 CALM 30.09S WASHINGTON CO* MOCLDY 73 68 83 CALM 30.10S
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 800pm EDT, Tuesday September 01, 2015
Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 82 degrees west, near 77 degrees central, and near 83 degrees east. Current sky conditions are partly cloudy west, clear central, and partly cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 48%, and the dew point is near 61 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 73%, and the dew point is near 68 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 64%, and the dew point is near 70 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress west, no stress central, and no stress east. Winds are coming from the west 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 east at 9 mph in the east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 83 degrees at Philadelphia and North Phila. The lowest temperature is 68 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.
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 SEP 7-11 SEP 9-15 SEP SEP-NOV ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Above Normal Normal Precipitation: Normal Above Normal Below .... 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
SEPTEMBER 1ST HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1894... A forest fire driven by high winds burned down the town of Hinkley MN killing 418 persons. (David Ludlum) ...1897... Hailstone drifts six feet deep were reported in Washington County IA. (The Weather Channel) ...1914... The town of Bloomington MI was deluged with 9.78 inches of rain in 24 hours to establish a state record. (31st-1st) (The Weather Channel) ...1955... The temperature at Los Angeles CA soared to an all-time high of 110 degrees during an eight day string of 100 degree weather. (David Ludlum) ...1979... A home in Centerville TN was hit by lightning and totally destroyed. It marked the third time that the house had been hit by lightning since being built in 1970. (The Weather Channel) ...1987... Cool Canadian air invaded the Midwest. Six cities reported record low temperatures for the date, including Indianapolis IN with a reading of 44 degrees. Hot weather continued in the northwestern U.S. Five cities reported record high temperatures for the date, including Hanover WA, where the mercury soared to 106 degrees. (The National Weather Summary) ...1988... Thunderstorms produced heavy rain in the Upper Mississippi Valley. Ely MN was drenched with three inches of rain in two hours, and pelted with one inch hail. The heavy rain flooded streets and basements, and the high water pressure which resulted blew the covers off manholes. (The National Weather Summary)(Storm Data) ...1989... Thunderstorms developing ahead of a cold front produced severe weather in Oklahoma during the late afternoon and evening hours. Thunderstorms produced hail two inches in diameter west of Arapahoe, and wind gusts to 70 mph at Luther and south of Harrah. Early morning thunderstorms over Indiana drenched Kokomo with five to eight inches of rain, and spawned a tornado which injured three persons at Bruce Lake. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky