Monday, September25, 2017 L-36.com


Marine Weather and Tides
Laporte, PA

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6/25/2017 - NOAA is having a major issue that impact the 7 day forecast load times. Many users are reporting problems. The issue has been reported.
5/23/2017 - Worked with NOAA again to speed up the 7 day forecast load times. Thanks to them for being responsive.
5/19/2016 - There were issues with the 3 day airport observation history. I switched to another data source. Let me know if you see any issues with the data feeds.

Sunrise 6:54AMSunset 6:56PM Monday September 25, 2017 4:37 PM EDT (20:37 UTC) Moonrise 11:09AMMoonset 9:23PM Illumination 27% Phase: Waxing Crescent; Moon at 5 days in cycle
NOTE: Some of the data on this page has not been verified and should be used with that in mind. It may and occasionally will, be wrong. The tide reports are by xtide and are NOT FOR NAVIGATION.
Marine Forecasts
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7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Laporte , PA
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Area Discussion for - State College, PA
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area forecast discussion
national weather service state college pa
401 pm edt Mon sep 25 2017

Synopsis
Unseasonable late-september heat will continue in central pa
through mid week. Mostly dry weather will also prevail with
a passing shower possible in spots on Wednesday and Friday or
Saturday. A pattern change will bring cooler, fall-like weather
back to the area for second half of the week into the upcoming
weekend.

Near term until 6 am Tuesday morning
Another unseasonably warm and muggy late-september day in
progress with MAX temperatures fcst to reach the mid 80s to
low 90s or +15-20 degrees above normal. It will feel even
warmer with MAX hx values between 90 and 95 degrees; a few spots
may event get into the mid-upper 90s. Hard to deviate from
persistence in this pattern. Tonight will be another repeat:
very mild with mainly clear skies and more valley fog after
midnight lasting into early Tuesday morning.

Short term 6 am Tuesday morning through Tuesday night
Another day of summerlike heat and humidity expected across
central pa. Highs may be trimmed a bit across southeast pa as
some clouds bands associated with maria wrap into the area. Some
hires and even coarser global models try to develop some
isolated convection Tuesday afternoon but odds remain strongly
in favor of dry wx pattern.

Long term Wednesday through Monday
By wed, the start of the cooldown back to seasonal temperatures
will be underway. The blocking high that has been responsible
for the recent extended spell of dry and anomalously warm
conditions will flatten as a trough slides across southern
canada, dragging a weak cold front through on Wed and nudging
maria eastward. This front will bring our first chance of rain
in quite a while - though with the front weakening and falling
apart as it moves through any scattered showers will remain
light.

Maria (remaining offshore of the carolinas) will make it as far
north as the nc va line before it takes its hard turn eastward
and finally tracks away from the east coast.

A bit more significant trough will approach for late week into
the weekend, bringing a reinforcement of the cooler temperatures
and a renewed chance for light yet scattered showers as the
airmass remains quite dry.

Aviation 20z Monday through Saturday
WidespreadVFR conditions into tonight. No reason to deviate
from persistence with fog restrictions likely again after
midnight into early Tuesday morning.

Tue... Am valley fog becomingVFR.

Wed... Spotty pm shower possible. MainlyVFR.

Thu... No sig wx expected.

Fri-sat... Isold-sct showers possible. MainlyVFR.

Climate
Record-challenging late-september heat through early week.

Daily high temperature records for 9 25 and 9 26:
bradford: 83 in 2007, 79 in 1998
*williamsport: 89 in 1970, 92 in 1900
harrisburg: 93 in 1970, 91 in 1970
altoona: 90 in 1970, 88 in 1998
*williamsport maximum temperature records are under review for
Saturday and Sunday 9 23-9 24.

Ctp watches warnings advisories
None.

Synopsis... Steinbugl
near term... Steinbugl
short term... Steinbugl
long term... Rxr
aviation... Steinbugl
climate...



Weather Reporting Stations
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Airport Reports
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Williamsport - Lycoming County Airport, PA26 mi44 minSE 410.00 miFair90°F68°F48%1015.4 hPa

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Wind Forecast for State College, PA (16,3,4,5)
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