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
447 AM EST Mon Dec 18 2017

.DISCUSSION...
A milder flow of Pacific air will bring plenty of clouds and some
patchy very light rain or drizzle to the western highlands today
and tonight. Some could be mixed with wet snowflakes this morning.
Milder and increasingly drier conditions are expected on Tuesday.
There will still be scattered light showers or drizzle over the northwest
Alleghenies.

PAZ004>006-010-011-182130-
Warren-McKean-Potter-Elk-Cameron-
Including the cities of Warren, Bradford, Coudersport, St. Marys,
Ridgway, and Emporium
447 AM EST Mon Dec 18 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Tue

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                      Rain         Rain         Rain
Chance Precip (%)                  30           30           30
Temp (24h trend)              40 (+6)      33 (+4)           44
RH % (24h trend)              70 (+9)      100 (0)           60
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)            SW  5                 SW 10 G20
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)            SW  8        SW  7     W 12 G21
Precip Amount                    0.02         0.04         0.01
Precip Duration                     1            2            2
Precip Begin                     6 AM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           2170          720         1750
Transport Wnd (mph)             SW 16        SW 14         W 25
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               44400         5610        53210
Dispersion                          5            3            5
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...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow showers. Lows in the
mid 20s. Highs in the lower 30s. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 18. Highs in the mid 30s.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the mid
20s. Highs in the lower 40s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with rain showers likely. Lows in the mid 30s.
Highs in the mid 40s. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers.
Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the mid 30s. West winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

PAZ012-017-018-182130-
Northern Clinton-Clearfield-Northern Centre-
Including the cities of Renovo, DuBois, Clearfield,
and Philipsburg
447 AM EST Mon Dec 18 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Tue

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                   Drizzle         Rain         Rain
Chance Precip (%)                  10           20           20
Temp (24h trend)              41 (+5)      33 (+5)           47
RH % (24h trend)              70 (+9)      100 (0)           58
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)            SW  5                  W 10 G24
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)        SW  8 G17     W  7 G18     W 13 G27
Precip Amount                    0.01         0.02         0.01
Precip Duration                     0            1            1
Precip Begin                    10 AM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing   Continuing         6 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           2040          730         2110
Transport Wnd (mph)             SW 13         W 14         W 24
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               36090         5180        60720
Dispersion                          5            3            5
DSI                                 0            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        2            3            4
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

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

$$

PAZ024-033-182130-
Cambria-Somerset-
Including the cities of Johnstown and Somerset
447 AM EST Mon Dec 18 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Tue

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type                      Rain         Rain         Rain
Chance Precip (%)                  20           30           10
Temp (24h trend)              43 (+3)      35 (+4)           48
RH % (24h trend)             65 (+13)      100 (0)           48
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)        SW  7 G18                  W 14 G30
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)         W 10 G24     W 11 G25     W 15 G33
Precip Amount                    0.01         0.03         0.00
Precip Duration                     0            2            1
Precip Begin                    10 AM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing   Continuing         6 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           1210          630         1730
Transport Wnd (mph)              W 13         W 20         W 25
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               35720         5550        53770
Dispersion                          5            3            5
DSI                                 0            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        3            3            4
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

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

$$

PAZ019-025>028-034>036-182130-
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
447 AM EST Mon Dec 18 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Tue

Cloud Cover                     PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type                      None         Rain         None
Chance Precip (%)                   0           10            0
Temp (24h trend)              47 (+7)      35 (+5)           55
RH % (24h trend)              58 (+8)      100 (0)           43
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)          LGT/VAR                  W  8 G21
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)            SW  7     W  7 G17     W 11 G24
Precip Amount                    0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration                                  1
Precip Begin                                  6 PM
Precip End                                    6 AM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           1710          460         2550
Transport Wnd (mph)              W  9         W 12         W 22
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               39810            0        61870
Dispersion                          5            1            5
DSI                                 0            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        3            3            4
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

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

$$

PAZ037-041-042-182130-
Tioga-Northern Lycoming-Sullivan-
Including the cities of Mansfield, Wellsboro, Trout Run,
and Laporte
447 AM EST Mon Dec 18 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Tue

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                      None         Rain         Rain
Chance Precip (%)                   0           20           20
Temp (24h trend)              40 (+8)      34 (+7)           46
RH % (24h trend)              70 (+9)      100 (0)           58
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)            SW  5                 SW  9 G21
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)            SW  7         W  7    SW 11 G22
Precip Amount                    0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip Duration                                  1            1
Precip Begin                                  6 PM   Continuing
Precip End                              Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           1610          550         2160
Transport Wnd (mph)             SW 12        SW 12        SW 22
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               29660          880        55560
Dispersion                          5            1            5
DSI                                 0            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        2            3            3
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...Breezy. Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs
in the mid 30s. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 19. Highs in the lower
30s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the lower
40s. South winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with rain showers likely. Lows in the mid 30s.
Highs in the mid 40s. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers.
Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the upper 30s. Northwest winds
10 to 15 mph.

$$

PAZ045-046-049>053-058-182130-
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
447 AM EST Mon Dec 18 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Tue

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type                      None         Rain         Rain
Chance Precip (%)                   0           10           10
Temp (24h trend)              43 (+5)      34 (+5)           49
RH % (24h trend)             67 (+13)      96 (-4)           56
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)          LGT/VAR                 SW  6 G17
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)            SW  5      LGT/VAR    SW  8 G20
Precip Amount                    0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration                                  1            1
Precip Begin                                  7 PM   Continuing
Precip End                              Continuing         6 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           1630          260         2250
Transport Wnd (mph)             SW  6        SW  8        SW 21
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               19350            0        57490
Dispersion                          5            1            5
DSI                                 0            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        3            3            4
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

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

$$

PAZ056-057-059-063>066-182130-
Perry-Dauphin-Lebanon-Cumberland-Adams-York-Lancaster-
Including the cities of Newport, Harrisburg, Hershey, Lebanon,
Carlisle, Gettysburg, York, and Lancaster
447 AM EST Mon Dec 18 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Tue

Cloud Cover                     PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type                      None         None         None
Chance Precip (%)                   0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)              47 (+6)      34 (+4)           55
RH % (24h trend)              58 (+7)      100 (0)           47
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)          LGT/VAR                     SW  5
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR     W  8 G17
Precip Amount                    0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           1820            0         2530
Transport Wnd (mph)              W  7        SW  7        SW 22
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               29870            0        56780
Dispersion                          5            1            5
DSI                                 0            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        3            3            4
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

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

$$


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