Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast will launch March 7, 2017.
Click here to visit the new site for details.

Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and difficult travel conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions is increasing the wildfire threat. Unusual warmth from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic continues. The approaching cold front brings a threat of severe weather to the Ohio Valley later in the week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Altoona - Blair County Airport (KAOO)

Lat: 40.3°NLon: 78.32°WElev: 1467ft.

Overcast

64°F

18°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed SW 15 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1010.7 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Feb 10:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Bedford PA

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Southwest wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 10pm.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Light south wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. South wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain showers likely before 4pm, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. South wind 11 to 18 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain and snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 44. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Southwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 10pm. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. South wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Rain showers likely before 4pm, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. South wind 11 to 18 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 44. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Scattered snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Bedford PA
 39.99°N 78.51°W (Elev. 1211 ft)
7:49 am EST Feb 23, 2017
11am EST Feb 23, 2017-6pm EST Mar 1, 2017
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database