Marine Weather and Tides
5/20/2018 -- NOAA is having problems with the data feed that I use to draw the graphs. They are aware of the issue and working to resolve it. Sometimes changing the location by about a mile will give a correct graph. 3/3/2018 - There is a new GOES Satellite for the east coast that required rewriting that part of the code. Please report any issues.
|Sunrise 5:38AM||Sunset 8:48PM||Thursday June 21, 2018 1:04 AM EDT (05:04 UTC)||Moonrise 1:30PM||Moonset 12:59AM||Illumination 53%|
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Area Discussion for - State College, PA  (on/off)  Help NOTE: mouseover dotted underlined text for definition
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national weather service state college pa
1159 pm edt Wed jun 20 2018
A wavy front over the area will settle just south of the state
tonight. After a dry and pleasant Thursday, rounds of showers
and thunderstorms will return Friday into the weekend as warm
air moves back up into the area.
Near term until 7 am Thursday morning
Rain has tapered off for the moment over the laurels, but
additional storms over pit are headed right for them. Will
continue to run the ffa and hold the flw and fls until after
midnight. Central somerset county has had 3-5 inches of rain
with lots of flooding reports. The flooding is not as noticeable
over southern somerset county for the time being, but with the
additional tsra incoming very shortly, that may change. Cams
keep some precip over these locations until 10z.
Scattered showers continue over the rest of the area even up
into the far north. Must allow for these for the next few hours.
Clouds and high dewpoints will keep temps up quite a bit through
the night. Dewpoints may lower slightly in the north and skies
will show some breaks in the clouds as wind becomes slightly
northerly. Temp forecast toughest there, where the amount of
both clearing and drying is in question. Will hold onto current
numbers for the time being. If a trend is evident there later,
adjustments may be necessary.
Short term 7 am Thursday morning through 6 pm Thursday
Wavy frontal boundary should sink far enough south to bring
fair and pleasant conditions on Thursday. The morning will be
cloudy with areas of fog central and south, but a nice afternoon
is on tap with lower humidity and increasing sunshine. Highs
will range from the low to mid 40s north to the lower 80s south.
Long term Thursday night through Wednesday
Frontal system returns Friday with increase in shower and
thunderstorm activity. This will lead to a trough over the area
for the weekend and pops in the forecast. Heights rise early
next week and a much more summerlike weather pattern is expected|
by the middle of next week and later.
Aviation 04z Thursday through Monday
Weak wave sliding along a warm front stretched along the
mason dixon line keeping showers ongoing into the early morning
hours, though not as heavy as earlier. Showers exit the se
counties by dawn. Biggest impacts overnight will be at jst aoo
where much of the night will bring ifr conditions. MVFR
conditions will encompass the remainder of the area south of
Improvement early on Thursday as drier northerly flow works in
eroding the clouds from the north. Restrictions linger the
longest over the SW terminals, potentially lingering through
Restrictions again become possible over the SW Thu night.
Thu... Early am rain cig and vsby reductions possible - mainly
across the SE half of pa.
Fri... Pm showers cig reductions possible central mountains.
Sat-sun... Am showers cig reductions possible. Sct pm tsra
Mon... No sig wx.
Astronomical summer begins Thursday, june 21st at 607 am.
Ctp watches warnings advisories
near term... Dangelo
short term... Devoir steinbugl
long term... Ross steinbugl
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|Clearfield, Clearfield-Lawrence Airport, PA||15 mi||70 min||ENE 4||10.00 mi||Overcast||65°F||64°F||97%||1009.6 hPa|
|State College - University Park Airport, PA||21 mi||69 min||N 0||10.00 mi||Overcast||66°F||64°F||95%||1010.2 hPa|
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