Marine Weather and Tides
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10/4/2018 I have fixed XTide and updated the harmonic files. There were some name changes so you might have to click EDIT to find the new station name.
|Sunrise 7:05AM||Sunset 6:02PM||Wednesday February 20, 2019 7:04 PM EST (00:04 UTC)||Moonrise 7:28PM||Moonset 8:00AM||Illumination 98%|
7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Ingram , PAHourly EDIT Help
Area Discussion for - Pittsburgh, PA  (on/off)  Help NOTE: mouseover dotted underlined text for definition
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area forecast discussion
national weather service pittsburgh pa
639 pm est Wed feb 20 2019
Rain and freezing rain into the evening before changing to all
rain overnight. Dry weather should return Thursday and Friday
under building high pressure.
Near term until 6 am Thursday morning
500pm update... Next round of precipitation is moving through the
area ahead of an upper level wave. Temperatures have been slowly
rising, but many locations to the north and east, remain at or
below freezing. The problem remains that until the surface flow
loses its easterly component, the colder air at the surface will
not evacuate. Would expect another bump with the rain moving
through, but it likely won't be enough to get the north and east
above freezing. Will leave current headlines as is.
surface temperatures will continue to rise and by the time
precipitation picks up again the risk of freezing rain should be
largely along and north of i-80 and in the ridges... Diminishing
through the evening as surface temperatures continue to rise.
The ridges and jefferson county will be the last to
changeover... With garrett county the final holdout until around
midnight when winds veer to the southwest... Allowing for a
relatively rapid increase in temperatures. Thus have allowed the
advisory to expire for southern non-ridge zones... While the
remaining warnings and advisories continue with the threat of
With the saturated ground, and streams already running high,
will maintain the flood watch.
Short term 6 am Thursday morning through Friday night
Additional precipitation will be most intense during the early
part of the evening before shortwave support and deep layer
moisture exit. Any lingering freezing rain ne- SE of pit should
end this evening as winds veer to the s, ending the cooling
upslope flow. The sfc low is progged to track to ontario
tonight, dragging a cold front across the region. Not much rain
is expected with FROPA itself with upper support already
departed. Dry weather is then expected Thursday and Friday under
building high pressure.
Long term Saturday through Wednesday
Rain chances should continue through the weekend as the central
conus trough approaches and crosses the region. Dry weather
should return Monday under a ridge before a fast moving trough
in zonal flow aloft crosses the region Tuesday. Above average
weekend temperatures should return to seasonal levels by Monday.
Aviation 00z Thursday through Monday
Ifr MVFR conditions will prevail as throughout the overnight
hours, with periods of lifr possible with heavier rain freezing
rain. Freezing rain at kfkl kduj will turn over to rain over the
next few hours, though there is only medium confidence in the
timing of sfc temps reaching above freezing.
The precipitation will come to the end with the passage of a
sfc boundary, with more noticeable improvements in restrictions
Look for most sites to becomeVFR by Thursday afternoon with
increasing sfc high pressure. The lack of NW flow behind this
system makes for higher confidence in this clearing. Wind gusts
between 15 to 25 kts will be possible during the day.
Vfr likely before restrictions return Saturday with the next
Pbz watches warnings advisories
Md... Winter storm warning until 1 am est Thursday for mdz001.
Oh... Flood watch until 4 am est Thursday for ohz057>059-068-069.
Pa... Flood watch until 4 am est Thursday for paz031-075-076.
Winter weather advisory until 1 am est Thursday for paz009-016-
Winter weather advisory until 9 pm est this evening for paz007-
Winter storm warning until 1 am est Thursday for paz074-076.
Wv... Flood watch until 4 am est Thursday for wvz003-004-012-021-
Winter storm warning until 1 am est Thursday for wvz514.
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|Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh International Airport, PA||9 mi||73 min||E 7||1.00 mi||Light Rain Fog/Mist||34°F||34°F||100%||1013.8 hPa|
|Pittsburgh - Allegheny County Airport, PA||10 mi||71 min||ESE 8||1.00 mi||Rain Fog/Mist||35°F||35°F||100%||1013.7 hPa|
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