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National Weather Service State College PA
1015 PM EDT TUE MAY 31 2016

Fair weather will continue in Pennsylvania overnight and Wednesday.
The next chance of showers and thunderstorms will come Thursday
with the approach and passage of a frontal system from the west.

The chance of showers will begin in western Pennsylvania early
Thursday and reach eastern Pennsylvania Thursday night.

The low temperature overnight will range from around 50 degrees
in the northern mountains to the mid 60s in Philadelphia.
The high temperature Wednesday will be mainly in the lower 80s.

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Precision Agriculture Weather Forecast For WESTMORELAND County


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Hourly Observations For WESTMORELAND county
300 AM EDT WED JUN 01 2016

WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
ERIE           PTCLDY    61  50  67 E3        30.05S                  
MEADVILLE      PTCLDY    56  32  40 E6        30.05F                  
FRANKLIN*      MOCLDY    55  50  82 NE5       30.07F                  
NEW CASTLE     FAIR      56  52  86 CALM      30.04S                  
BEAVER COUNTY  NOT AVBL                                               
BUTLER*        CLEAR    N/A N/A N/A NE5       30.05S                  
PITTSBURGH INT CLEAR     68  52  56 N3        30.01S                  
PITTSBURGH     CLEAR     68  52  56 E5        30.01S                  
INDIANA*       CLOUDY    61  57  88 CALM      30.07R                  
LATROBE        CLEAR     61  61 100 CALM      30.02S                  
WASHINGTON CO* CLEAR     57  55  94 CALM      30.02S                  

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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Pennsylvania
Based on observations at 300am EDT, Wednesday June 01, 2016

Across Pennsylvania...temperatures are near 68 degrees west, near 62 degrees central, and near 69 degrees east. Current sky conditions are clear west, clear central, and partly cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 56%, and the dew point is near 52 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 77%, and the dew point is near 55 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 86%, and the dew point is near 65 degrees. The livestock heat stress category is no stress west, no stress central, and no stress east. Winds are coming from the east at 5 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 3 mph in the east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 69 degrees at Philadelphia and North Phila. The lowest temperature is 49 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.

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

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Historical Weather And Climate Facts For Today

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JUNE 1ST...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1812...
Apple trees at New Haven CT did not blossom until the first of June, the
latest such occurrence during the period beginning in 1794. Snow whitened
the ground in Cleveland OH and Rochester NY. (David Ludlum)
...1903...
A strong tornado just 50 to 75 yards in width killed many persons around
the Gainesville GA Cotton Mill. The tornado strengthened and widened near
the end of its four mile path, killing 40 persons at New Holland GA. A
total of 104 persons were killed in the tornado. (The Weather Channel)
...1917...
Downtown Lexington was struck by a small tornado (unofficially F2). Sayre 
College received damage. Three people were hurt. (NWS Louisville)
...1980...
A man from Falmouth ME was struck by lightning restoring his eyesight. The
man had been blind and partially deaf since a truck accident in 1971. (The
Weather Channel)
...1999...
An MD-82 aircraft ran off the runway, broke up, and caught fire on this day 
in Little Rock, Arkansas. This tragic event occurred as the plane touched 
down in Little Rock at night. There were thunderstorms with wind shear and 
winds gusting to 50 mph in the area at the time of the event. One of the 
six crewmembers and eight of the 139 passengers were killed. (NWS Louisville)

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