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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Altoona - Blair County Airport (KAOO)

Lat: 40.3°NLon: 78.32°WElev: 1467ft.

Fog/Mist

33°F

1°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 20 Jan 5:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Altoona PA

Freezing Rain Advisory until January 20, 10:00am
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    Freezing Rain Advisory until January 20, 10:00am

    NOW until
    10:00am Fri

    Freezing Rain Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Periods of rain, possibly mixed with freezing rain after 7am, becoming all rain after 10am.  High near 42. Southeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.

    Rain/Freezing
    Rain then
    Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers before 7pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 38. Light south wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of light rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 42. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Light
    Rain

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 50. East wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 50 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Occasional rain.  Low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Occasional rain.  High near 41. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Periods of rain, possibly mixed with freezing rain after 7am, becoming all rain after 10am. High near 42. Southeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.
Tonight
Scattered showers before 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 38. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Calm wind.
Saturday Night
A chance of light rain. Cloudy, with a low around 42. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 50. East wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Occasional rain. Low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday
Occasional rain. High near 41. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Cloudy, with a high near 40.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
Wednesday Night
Scattered rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Altoona PA
 40.51°N 78.4°W (Elev. 1198 ft)
3:36 am EST Jan 20, 2017
6am EST Jan 20, 2017-6pm EST Jan 26, 2017
 
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