Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS State College, PA

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Central Pennsylvania
National Weather Service State College PA
1113 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure will build into Pennsylvania today, accompanied by
clearing skies and diminishing winds.  An approaching warm front
will bring increasing clouds tonight and periods of rain on Monday.

PAZ004>006-010-011-182115-
Warren-McKean-Potter-Elk-Cameron-
Including the cities of Warren, Bradford, Coudersport, St. Marys,
Ridgway, and Emporium
1113 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

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Cloud Cover                     PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                      None         None         Rain
Chance Precip (%)                   0            0           90
Temp (24h trend)             40 (+10)      27 (+1)           50
RH % (24h trend)             38 (-11)      92 (-8)           76
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)         W  8 G17                      S  8
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)            SW  6         S  5         S  9
Precip Amount                    0.00         0.00         0.30
Precip Duration                                               9
Precip Begin                                               6 AM
Precip End                                           Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           3710          530         1100
Transport Wnd (mph)             SW  9         S 12         S 20
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               35640         1530        32240
Dispersion                          5            1            5
DSI                                 1            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        4            4            2
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs
in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 66 percent. Southwest winds 15 to
20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the mid
50s. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 58 percent. West winds
10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers.
Much colder. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 40s.
Minimum RH 53 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain or freezing rain.
Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the mid 40s. Minimum RH
54 percent. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs
in the lower 50s. Minimum RH 64 percent. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

PAZ012-017-018-182115-
Northern Clinton-Clearfield-Northern Centre-
Including the cities of Renovo, DuBois, Clearfield,
and Philipsburg
1113 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

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Cloud Cover                     PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                  Frz Drzl         None         Rain
Chance Precip (%)                  10            0           80
Temp (24h trend)             42 (+10)      29 (+1)           48
RH % (24h trend)             38 (-15)      92 (-8)           73
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)        NW 10 G21                      S  7
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)             W  6      Lgt/Var         S  6
Precip Amount                    0.00         0.00         0.25
Precip Duration                     0                         8
Precip Begin                     6 AM                      6 AM
Precip End                       7 AM                Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           3860          120         1320
Transport Wnd (mph)             SW  7        SE  6         S 18
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               27070            0        33060
Dispersion                          5            1            5
DSI                                 1            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        4            4            2
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the mid
40s. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 63 percent. Southwest
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the lower
50s. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 58 percent. Southwest
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Much
cooler. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid 40s. Minimum RH
54 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain or freezing rain.
Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the mid 40s. Minimum RH
61 percent. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs
in the lower 50s. Minimum RH 64 percent. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

PAZ024-033-182115-
Cambria-Somerset-
Including the cities of Johnstown and Somerset
1113 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

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Cloud Cover                     PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                  Frz Drzl         None         Rain
Chance Precip (%)                  30            0           80
Temp (24h trend)              40 (+9)      31 (+4)           55
RH % (24h trend)             50 (-16)      92 (-8)           76
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)        NW 11 G29                      S  7
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)            SW  5    SE  6 G17         S  8
Precip Amount                    0.01         0.00         0.25
Precip Duration                     1                         9
Precip Begin                     6 AM                      6 AM
Precip End                       9 AM                      6 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           3450           90          720
Transport Wnd (mph)              W  5        SE  9         S 16
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               21550            0        15480
Dispersion                          5            1            4
DSI                                 1            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        4            4            2
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs around 70.
Minimum RH 62 percent. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the mid
50s. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 63 percent. West winds
10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Cooler. Lows
around 40. Highs in the upper 40s. Minimum RH 61 percent.
Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain or freezing rain.
Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper 40s. Minimum RH
66 percent. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the lower 40s.
Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 70 percent. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

PAZ019-025>028-182115-
Southern Centre-Blair-Huntingdon-Mifflin-Juniata-
Including the cities of State College, Altoona, Huntingdon,
Mount Union, Lewistown, and Mifflintown
1113 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

                                Today      TonightWashingtons Birthday

Cloud Cover                    MClear        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                  Frz Drzl         None         Rain
Chance Precip (%)                  10            0           70
Temp (24h trend)              43 (+9)      30 (+2)           47
RH % (24h trend)             39 (-13)      96 (-4)           73
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)        NW  9 G23                      S  6
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)             W  5      Lgt/Var         S  5
Precip Amount                    0.00         0.00         0.19
Precip Duration                     0                         7
Precip Begin                     6 AM                      6 AM
Precip End                       7 AM                Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           4030            0         1630
Transport Wnd (mph)              W  6        SE  5         S 17
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               26360            0        32160
Dispersion                          5            1            5
DSI                                 1            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        5            4            2
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. Minimum RH 63 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 50s. Highs around 70. Minimum RH 58 percent. Southwest
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Much cooler.
Lows around 40. Highs in the upper 40s. Minimum RH 59 percent.
Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain or freezing rain.
Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the upper 40s. Minimum RH
64 percent. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows around 40. Highs
in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 64 percent. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

PAZ034-035-182115-
Bedford-Fulton-
Including the cities of Bedford and McConnellsburg
1113 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

                                Today      TonightWashingtons Birthday

Cloud Cover                     PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                  Frz Drzl         None         Rain
Chance Precip (%)                  10            0           60
Temp (24h trend)              43 (+9)      31 (+2)           50
RH % (24h trend)             44 (-16)      92 (-8)           73
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)        NW  9 G25                      S  6
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)          Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var         S  5
Precip Amount                    0.00         0.00         0.17
Precip Duration                     0                         6
Precip Begin                     6 AM                      6 AM
Precip End                       9 AM                      6 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           3890           80         1480
Transport Wnd (mph)              W  5        SE  8         S 14
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               22490            0        32700
Dispersion                          5            1            5
DSI                                 1            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        4            4            2
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs around 70.
Minimum RH 58 percent. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 50s. Highs around 70. Minimum RH 56 percent. Southwest
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Much cooler. Lows
in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper 40s. Minimum RH 64 percent.
Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain or freezing rain.
Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper 40s. Minimum RH
65 percent. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the lower 40s.
Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 64 percent. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

PAZ037-041-042-182115-
Tioga-Northern Lycoming-Sullivan-
Including the cities of Mansfield, Wellsboro, Trout Run,
and Laporte
1113 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

                                Today      TonightWashingtons Birthday

Cloud Cover                     PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                      None         None         Rain
Chance Precip (%)                   0            0           80
Temp (24h trend)             41 (+10)      27 (+1)           44
RH % (24h trend)              39 (-7)      96 (-4)           70
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)        NW  9 G19                  S 11 G20
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)             W  6         S  5     S 10 G17
Precip Amount                    0.00         0.00         0.16
Precip Duration                                               8
Precip Begin                                               7 AM
Precip End                                           Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           3930           10         1450
Transport Wnd (mph)              W  7         S  6         S 24
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               31810            0        40470
Dispersion                          5            1            5
DSI                                 1            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        4            4            2
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the lower 40s.
Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 64 percent. Southwest winds
15 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 50s. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 59 percent. Southwest
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers.
Much colder. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower 40s. Minimum
RH 55 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain or freezing rain.
Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the mid 40s. Minimum RH
58 percent. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs
in the upper 40s. Minimum RH 64 percent. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

PAZ045-046-049>053-058-182115-
Southern Clinton-Southern Lycoming-Union-Snyder-Montour-
Northumberland-Columbia-Schuylkill-
Including the cities of Lock Haven, Williamsport, Lewisburg,
Selinsgrove, Danville, Sunbury, Shamokin, Bloomsburg, Berwick,
and Pottsville
1113 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

                                Today      TonightWashingtons Birthday

Cloud Cover                    MClear       MClear        MCldy
Precip Type                      None         None         Rain
Chance Precip (%)                   0            0           80
Temp (24h trend)              44 (+8)      26 (-1)           46
RH % (24h trend)              39 (-6)      100 (0)           73
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)        NW  7 G18                      S  7
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)             W  5      Lgt/Var         S  6
Precip Amount                    0.00         0.00         0.12
Precip Duration                                               8
Precip Begin                                               7 AM
Precip End                                           Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           4270            0         1510
Transport Wnd (mph)              W  7        SE  2         S 20
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               36870            0        34600
Dispersion                          5            1            5
DSI                                 1            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        5            4            2
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 66 percent. South winds
10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 50s. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 60 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Much cooler.
Lows around 40. Highs in the mid 40s. Minimum RH 59 percent.
North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain or freezing rain.
Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the mid 40s. Minimum RH
63 percent. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the upper 30s.
Highs in the lower 50s. Minimum RH 65 percent. South winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

PAZ036-056-057-059-063>066-182115-
Franklin-Perry-Dauphin-Lebanon-Cumberland-Adams-York-Lancaster-
Including the cities of Chambersburg, Newport, Harrisburg,
Hershey, Lebanon, Carlisle, Gettysburg, York, and Lancaster
1113 AM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

                                Today      TonightWashingtons Birthday

Cloud Cover                    MClear        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                      None         None         Rain
Chance Precip (%)                   0            0           60
Temp (24h trend)              43 (+5)      28 (-1)           47
RH % (24h trend)              43 (-6)      100 (0)           73
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)            NW  7                      S  6
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)             W  5      Lgt/Var         S  6
Precip Amount                    0.00         0.00         0.10
Precip Duration                                               6
Precip Begin                                               7 AM
Precip End                                           Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           4060            0         1460
Transport Wnd (mph)             NW  8        SE  3         S 18
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               38100            0        34490
Dispersion                          5            1            5
DSI                                 1            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        5            4            3
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. Minimum RH 66 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the mid
50s. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 62 percent. Southwest
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Much cooler. Lows
in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper 40s. Minimum RH 69 percent.
Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the mid
30s. Highs in the upper 40s. Minimum RH 69 percent. East winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the lower 40s.
Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 66 percent. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures above normal.  Precipitation above normal.

$$



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