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
1121 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Clouds will thicken ahead of a weak disturbance approaching from the Lower
Ohio Valley this afternoon and evening. a brief shower or two is possible
in the Laurel Highlands and south-central mountains this evening.
Only some patchy drizzle will be left for tonight. Scattered rain or
snow showers are expected over the western highlands on Monday.


PAZ004>006-010-011-172115-
Warren-McKean-Potter-Elk-Cameron-
Including the cities of Warren, Bradford, Coudersport, St. Marys,
Ridgway, and Emporium
1121 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Mon

Cloud Cover                     MCldy       Cloudy        MCldy
Precip Type                      None      Showers      Showers
Chance Precip (%)                   0           20           40
Temp (24h trend)              35 (+3)      29 (+5)           40
RH % (24h trend)              59 (-2)      96 (-4)           69
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)          LGT/VAR                     SW  5
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR        SW  6
Precip Amount                    0.00         0.03         0.04
Precip Duration                                  1            2
Precip Begin                                  8 PM   Continuing
Precip End                              Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           1570          630         1190
Transport Wnd (mph)              S  6         S  8        SW 14
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                8570         2250        27300
Dispersion                          4            2            5
DSI                                 0            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        2            2            3
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers. Lows in
the mid 30s. Highs in the mid 40s. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow showers. Colder.
Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the lower 30s. Northwest winds
15 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 20. Highs in the upper
30s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the upper
20s. Highs in the lower 40s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with snow and rain showers likely. Lows
in the mid 20s. Highs in the lower 30s. West winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$

PAZ012-017-018-172115-
Northern Clinton-Clearfield-Northern Centre-
Including the cities of Renovo, DuBois, Clearfield,
and Philipsburg
1121 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Mon

Cloud Cover                     MCldy       Cloudy        MCldy
Precip Type                      None      Showers      Showers
Chance Precip (%)                   0           20           30
Temp (24h trend)              36 (+1)      30 (+7)           40
RH % (24h trend)               56 (0)      96 (-4)           70
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)          LGT/VAR                     SW  5
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR        SW  6
Precip Amount                    0.00         0.04         0.02
Precip Duration                                  1            2
Precip Begin                                  6 PM   Continuing
Precip End                              Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           1530          510         1560
Transport Wnd (mph)             SW  5         S  6         W 14
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               10290          520        24400
Dispersion                          4            1            5
DSI                                 0            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        2            2            3
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers.
Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the mid 40s. West winds 15 to
20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Breezy. Mostly cloudy. Colder. Lows in the upper
20s. Highs in the mid 30s. Northwest winds 20 to 25 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs in the
upper 30s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows around 30.
Highs in the lower 40s. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with snow and rain showers likely. Lows
in the upper 20s. Highs in the upper 30s. West winds 15 to
20 mph.

$$

PAZ024-033-172115-
Cambria-Somerset-
Including the cities of Johnstown and Somerset
1121 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Mon

Cloud Cover                     MCldy       Cloudy        MCldy
Precip Type                   Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance Precip (%)                  70           70           40
Temp (24h trend)              40 (+4)       30 (0)           42
RH % (24h trend)              52 (+5)     100 (+4)           68
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)          LGT/VAR                     SW  7
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)            SW  5      LGT/VAR         W  7
Precip Amount                    0.05         0.10         0.04
Precip Duration                     2            3            2
Precip Begin                     2 PM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           1360          460         1390
Transport Wnd (mph)             SW  6        SW  6         W 16
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               10940          160        26900
Dispersion                          4            1            5
DSI                                 0            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        3            3            2
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Breezy. Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow
showers. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the mid 40s. West winds
15 to 25 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Breezy. Mostly cloudy. Colder. Lows in the upper
20s. Highs in the mid 30s. West winds 20 to 25 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the
upper 30s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Breezy. Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in
the mid 40s. Southwest winds 20 to 25 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain and snow showers likely. Lows
in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 40s. West winds 15 to
20 mph.

$$

PAZ019-025>028-034>036-172115-
Southern Centre-Blair-Huntingdon-Mifflin-Juniata-Bedford-Fulton-
Franklin-
Including the cities of State College, Altoona, Huntingdon,
Mount Union, Lewistown, Mifflintown, Bedford, McConnellsburg,
and Chambersburg
1121 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Mon

Cloud Cover                     MCldy       Cloudy        MCldy
Precip Type                      None      Showers      Showers
Chance Precip (%)                   0           40           10
Temp (24h trend)              40 (-1)      30 (+4)           46
RH % (24h trend)              47 (+4)      100 (0)           63
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)          LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR         W  5
Precip Amount                    0.00         0.07         0.00
Precip Duration                                  2            1
Precip Begin                                  6 PM        11 AM
Precip End                                    4 AM   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           1750          210         1690
Transport Wnd (mph)             SW  3        SW  3         W 13
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                9590            0        28540
Dispersion                          4            1            5
DSI                                 0            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        3            3            2
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Breezy. Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs
around 50. West winds 20 to 25 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Breezy. Partly cloudy. Colder. Lows in the lower
30s. Highs in the upper 30s. Northwest winds 20 to 25 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs around
40. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the lower
30s. Highs in the mid 40s. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain and snow showers likely. Lows
in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 40s. West winds 15 to
20 mph.

$$

PAZ037-041-042-172115-
Tioga-Northern Lycoming-Sullivan-
Including the cities of Mansfield, Wellsboro, Trout Run,
and Laporte
1121 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Mon

Cloud Cover                    Cloudy       Cloudy        MCldy
Precip Type                      None      Drizzle      Showers
Chance Precip (%)                   0           20           20
Temp (24h trend)              32 (-1)      26 (+2)           40
RH % (24h trend)              61 (+3)      100 (0)           70
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)          LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR        SW  5
Precip Amount                    0.00         0.02         0.01
Precip Duration                                  1            1
Precip Begin                                  9 PM   Continuing
Precip End                              Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           1310          340         1480
Transport Wnd (mph)              S  1         S  7        SW 14
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                3450           10        27170
Dispersion                          2            1            5
DSI                                 0            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        2            2            2
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers.
Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the mid 40s. Southwest winds
15 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Breezy. Mostly cloudy. Colder. Lows in the upper
20s. Highs in the lower 30s. Northwest winds 20 to 25 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs in the
mid 30s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the upper
20s. Highs in the lower 40s. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow and rain showers.
Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the mid 30s. West winds 15 to
20 mph.

$$

PAZ045-046-049>053-058-172115-
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
1121 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Mon

Cloud Cover                     MCldy       Cloudy        MCldy
Precip Type                      None      Showers         None
Chance Precip (%)                   0           20            0
Temp (24h trend)              37 (-1)      27 (-2)           42
RH % (24h trend)              54 (+4)     100 (+4)           65
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)          LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip Amount                    0.00         0.03         0.00
Precip Duration                                  1
Precip Begin                                  8 PM
Precip End                                    6 AM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           1700          350         1890
Transport Wnd (mph)              S  2         S  3         W 10
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                3820            0        37760
Dispersion                          2            1            5
DSI                                 0            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        2            2            3
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper
40s. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Breezy. Partly cloudy. Colder. Lows in the lower
30s. Highs in the upper 30s. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the
upper 30s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the upper
20s. Highs in the mid 40s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers.
Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the upper 30s. West winds 10 to
15 mph.

$$

PAZ056-057-059-063>066-172115-
Perry-Dauphin-Lebanon-Cumberland-Adams-York-Lancaster-
Including the cities of Newport, Harrisburg, Hershey, Lebanon,
Carlisle, Gettysburg, York, and Lancaster
1121 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Mon

Cloud Cover                     MCldy       Cloudy        MCldy
Precip Type                      None      Showers         None
Chance Precip (%)                   0           30            0
Temp (24h trend)               41 (0)      30 (+5)           46
RH % (24h trend)              47 (+3)      100 (0)           65
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)          LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip Amount                    0.00         0.05         0.00
Precip Duration                                  2
Precip Begin                                  6 PM
Precip End                                    6 AM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           1360          140          950
Transport Wnd (mph)              S  1        SE  3         W  9
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                3830            0        14960
Dispersion                          2            1            4
DSI                                 0            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        3            3            3
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
lower 50s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Breezy. Partly cloudy. Colder. Lows in the mid 30s.
Highs around 40. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the
upper 30s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the lower
30s. Highs in the upper 40s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the mid
30s. Highs in the mid 40s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$

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

$$



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