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Hourly Observations For WESTMORELAND county
700 PM EST MON FEB 27 2017
WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS ERIE CLOUDY 41 24 51 CALM 30.26S MEADVILLE CLOUDY 42 29 59 S5 30.25R FRANKLIN* CLOUDY 39 28 65 SW6 30.28R NEW CASTLE CLOUDY 41 36 82 S5 30.29R BEAVER COUNTY DRIZZLE 39 36 87 CALM 30.27R BUTLER* CLOUDY 41 36 81 S5 30.29R PITTSBURGH INT CLOUDY 41 39 93 S8 30.27R PITTSBURGH CLOUDY 41 37 86 S7 30.28R INDIANA* CLOUDY 41 39 93 S5 30.31F LATROBE CLOUDY 41 41 100 S7 30.31S WASHINGTON CO* CLOUDY 39 37 93 CALM 30.30S
Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 700pm EST, Monday February 27, 2017
Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 41 degrees west, near 41 degrees central, and near 51 degrees east. Current sky conditions are cloudy west, drizzle central, and cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 86%, and the dew point is near 37 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 81%, and the dew point is near 36 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 41%, and the dew point is near 28 degrees. 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 not favorable for spraying due to drizzle. Winds are coming from the south at 6 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 52 degrees at North Phila. The lowest temperature is 38 degrees at Mount Pocono and 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.
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Hazardous Weather Outlook For WESTMORELAND County
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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 MAR 5-MAR 9 MAR 7-MAR 13 FEB FEB-APR ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Normal Normal Above Precipitation: Above Normal Above 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
FEBRUARY 27TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1717... What was perhaps the greatest snow in New England history commenced on this date. During a ten day period a series of four snowstorms dumped three feet of snow upon Boston, and the city was snowbound for two weeks. Up to six feet of snow was reported farther to the north, and drifts covered many one story homes. (David Ludlum) ...1969... A record snowstorm in Maine came to an end. Two to four feet of snow buried southern and central Maine, with a state record of 57 inches reported at West Forks. Drifts covered many single story homes, and the weight of the snow collapsed many roofs. Two to four feet of snow also buried northeastern Vermont and northeastern Massachusetts. In New Hampshire, Mount Washington NH reported 97.8 inches of snow, a record storm total for New England. (24th-28th) (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel) ...1987... A storm spread heavy snow into the Central High Plains Region, and produced severe thunderstorms in the Southern Plains. Snowfall totals in western Nebraska ranged up to 19 inches at Sydney. Severe thunderstorms in Oklahoma produced baseball size hail at Stringtown and Atoka. A storm in the eastern U.S. produced heavy rain over the Carolinas and heavy snow in the southern Appalachians and piedmont region. Five inches of rain left four feet of water in the streets of Greenville SC. Snowfall totals in southwestern Virginia ranged up to 20 inches. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1988... Thunderstorms along a cold front produced heavy rain in southern California, with up to 2.52 inches reported in Ventura County. Strong winds accompanying the rain gusted to 55 mph in the Tehachapi Mountains. Rapid City SD established a February record with an afternoon high of 75 degrees. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1989... Rain and snow prevailed in the southeastern U.S. Up to eight inches of snow blanketed north central Tennessee, and snowfall totals in western North Carolina ranged up to 14 inches at Mount Mitchell. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1990... A winter storm produced heavy snow in southeastern Colorado, with 12 inches reported at Lamar. The same storm produced severe thunderstorms over the Southern High Plains, with wind gusts to 93 mph reported at the White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico. Low pressure brought high winds to the Prince William Sound area of Alaska. Big River Lakes reported wind gusts to 92 mph. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)
Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky