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
230 PM EDT Wed Mar 29 2017

.DISCUSSION...

High pressure will yield dry conditions tonight and early Thursday. A storm
approaching from the Ohio Valley will bring showers later in the day on
Thursday to the northwest half of the state. More widespread showers and
cooler temperatures are expected Thursday night and Friday. At least a half
of an inch up to an inch of rain is possible Before Friday evening. A warm
up is then in store over the weekend.


PAZ004>006-010-011-300915-
Warren-McKean-Potter-Elk-Cameron-
Including the cities of Warren, Bradford, Coudersport, St. Marys,
Ridgway, and Emporium
230 PM EDT Wed Mar 29 2017

                              Tonight          Thu    Thu Night          Fri

Cloud Cover                    MClear        MCldy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip Type                      None      Showers         Rain         Rain
Chance Precip (%)                   0           30           90           90
Temp (24h trend)             27 (-10)      46 (-4)           34           50
RH % (24h trend)             78 (-20)      38 (+4)           96           59
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)                          E  5                 SE 10 G17
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)             N  6    SE  8 G21    SE 10 G21    SE 10 G18
Precip Amount                    0.00         0.05         0.42         0.49
Precip Duration                                  2           12           12
Precip Begin                                 10 AM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                              Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           1230         2060          550         1620
Transport Wnd (mph)              E  9        SE 16        SE 17        SE 13
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                6650        34320         4060        27950
Dispersion                          3            5            3            5
DSI                                 0            0            0            0
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        4            3            2            2
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s.
Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers and areas
of drizzle. Highs around 50. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Northwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Northwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Southeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the upper 30s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Highs in the
upper 50s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the lower
40s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with a chance of rain. East winds 10 to
15 mph.

$$

PAZ012-017-018-300915-
Northern Clinton-Clearfield-Northern Centre-
Including the cities of Renovo, DuBois, Clearfield,
and Philipsburg
230 PM EDT Wed Mar 29 2017

                              Tonight          Thu    Thu Night          Fri

Cloud Cover                    MClear        MCldy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip Type                      None      Showers         Rain         Rain
Chance Precip (%)                   0           30           70           90
Temp (24h trend)             29 (-11)      47 (-6)           35           50
RH % (24h trend)             78 (-18)      40 (+7)           96           68
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)                       LGT/VAR                 SE  8 G17
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)             N  5    SE  6 G17    SE  7 G19        SE  8
Precip Amount                    0.00         0.04         0.35         0.47
Precip Duration                                  2            9           12
Precip Begin                                 10 AM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                              Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           1420         2370          750         1190
Transport Wnd (mph)              E  9        SE 16        SE 16        SE 12
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                6610        34570         5920        15870
Dispersion                          3            5            3            4
DSI                                 0            0            0            0
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        4            3            2            2
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s.
East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and areas of
drizzle. Highs in the lower 50s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Northwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Northwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Southeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the upper 30s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Highs in the
upper 50s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the lower
40s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with a chance of rain. East winds 10 to
15 mph.

$$

PAZ024-033-300915-
Cambria-Somerset-
Including the cities of Johnstown and Somerset
230 PM EDT Wed Mar 29 2017

                              Tonight          Thu    Thu Night          Fri

Cloud Cover                    MClear        MCldy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip Type                      None      Showers         Rain         Rain
Chance Precip (%)                   0           20           60           90
Temp (24h trend)              31 (-9)      49 (-5)           38           55
RH % (24h trend)             85 (-15)     53 (+17)           92           61
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)                         SE  6                 SE  9 G18
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)             N  5    SE  9 G18    SE 11 G20    SE  9 G18
Precip Amount                    0.00         0.02         0.22         0.39
Precip Duration                                  1            5           12
Precip Begin                                 10 AM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                              Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)            700         1730          410         2130
Transport Wnd (mph)              E  7        SE 18        SE 15         S  7
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                 470        37240         1830        21060
Dispersion                          1            5            1            5
DSI                                 0            0            0            0
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        3            2            3            2
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with rain likely. Lows around 40.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and areas of
drizzle. Highs in the lower 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Northwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. North winds
5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Southeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the lower 40s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Cloudy with a chance of rain. Highs in the upper 50s.
Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the lower
40s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with a chance of rain. Southeast winds 10 to
15 mph.

$$

PAZ019-025>028-034-035-300915-
Southern Centre-Blair-Huntingdon-Mifflin-Juniata-Bedford-Fulton-
Including the cities of State College, Altoona, Huntingdon,
Mount Union, Lewistown, Mifflintown, Bedford, and McConnellsburg
230 PM EDT Wed Mar 29 2017

                              Tonight          Thu    Thu Night          Fri

Cloud Cover                    MClear        MCldy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip Type                      None      Showers         Rain         Rain
Chance Precip (%)                   0           10           70           90
Temp (24h trend)             32 (-12)      49 (-8)           37           49
RH % (24h trend)             82 (-14)     43 (+12)           92           68
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)                       LGT/VAR                     SE  7
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)             N  5        SE  5    SE  7 G17        SE  6
Precip Amount                    0.00         0.01         0.22         0.47
Precip Duration                                  1            5           12
Precip Begin                                 10 AM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                              Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           1540         2580          750         1200
Transport Wnd (mph)              E  7        SE 14        SE 13        SE  8
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                2740        40750         3930        14500
Dispersion                          2            5            2            4
DSI                                 0            0            0            0
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        3            2            2            2
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the lower 40s.
Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
mid 50s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Northwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Northwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Southeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the lower 40s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Highs in the
upper 50s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the lower
40s. East winds 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with a chance of rain. Southeast winds 10 to
15 mph.

$$

PAZ037-041-042-300915-
Tioga-Northern Lycoming-Sullivan-
Including the cities of Mansfield, Wellsboro, Trout Run,
and Laporte
230 PM EDT Wed Mar 29 2017

                              Tonight          Thu    Thu Night          Fri

Cloud Cover                    MClear        PCldy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip Type                      None         None         Rain         Rain
Chance Precip (%)                   0            0           90           90
Temp (24h trend)             25 (-10)      48 (+1)           31           44
RH % (24h trend)             88 (-10)      35 (+1)           92           68
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)                       LGT/VAR                 SE 10 G18
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)         N  7 G19      LGT/VAR    SE  6 G18    SE 10 G18
Precip Amount                    0.00         0.00         0.37         0.57
Precip Duration                                               9           12
Precip Begin                                               6 PM   Continuing
Precip End                                           Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)            900         2840          880         1170
Transport Wnd (mph)             NE 10        SE  9         S 18         S 18
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                1240        29300         6370        23980
Dispersion                          1            5            3            5
DSI                                 0            0            0            0
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        4            4            2            2
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s.
Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers and areas
of drizzle. Highs around 50. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Northwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Northwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Lows
in the upper 30s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Highs in the mid
50s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the lower
40s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with a chance of rain. East winds 15 to
20 mph.

$$

PAZ045-046-049>053-058-300915-
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
230 PM EDT Wed Mar 29 2017

                              Tonight          Thu    Thu Night          Fri

Cloud Cover                    MClear        PCldy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip Type                      None         None         Rain         Rain
Chance Precip (%)                   0            0           70           90
Temp (24h trend)             29 (-11)      51 (-3)           34           49
RH % (24h trend)             75 (-25)      38 (+7)           92           65
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)                       LGT/VAR                 SE  8 G17
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)         N  7 G17      LGT/VAR        SE  5    SE  8 G17
Precip Amount                    0.00         0.00         0.27         0.56
Precip Duration                                               8           12
Precip Begin                                               6 PM   Continuing
Precip End                                           Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)            950         3410         1060         1270
Transport Wnd (mph)             NE  6         S 10        SE 18        SE 17
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                1130        33280         9060        27420
Dispersion                          1            5            4            5
DSI                                 0            0            0            0
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        4            4            2            2
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with rain likely. Lows around 40. East
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
mid 50s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. North
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Northwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. West winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the upper 30s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Highs in the
upper 50s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the mid
40s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with a chance of rain. East winds 10 to
15 mph.

$$

PAZ036-056-057-059-063>066-300915-
Franklin-Perry-Dauphin-Lebanon-Cumberland-Adams-York-Lancaster-
Including the cities of Chambersburg, Newport, Harrisburg,
Hershey, Lebanon, Carlisle, Gettysburg, York, and Lancaster
230 PM EDT Wed Mar 29 2017

                              Tonight          Thu    Thu Night          Fri

Cloud Cover                    MClear        PCldy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip Type                      None         None         Rain         Rain
Chance Precip (%)                   0            0           60           90
Temp (24h trend)             32 (-12)      52 (-6)           38           52
RH % (24h trend)             82 (-18)      39 (+9)           85           63
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)                       LGT/VAR                     SE  7
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)             N  6        SE  5        SE  5        SE  8
Precip Amount                    0.00         0.00         0.11         0.51
Precip Duration                                               4           12
Precip Begin                                               6 PM   Continuing
Precip End                                           Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)              0         3320          820         1030
Transport Wnd (mph)              N  9        SE  9        SE 15        SE 15
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                   0        32300         4620        22530
Dispersion                          1            5            3            5
DSI                                 0            0            0            0
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        4            3            2            2
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the lower 40s.
Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
mid 50s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. North
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 40. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 60. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the lower 40s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Cloudy with rain likely. Highs in the upper 50s. East
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the mid
40s. East winds 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with a chance of rain. East winds 10 to
15 mph.

$$

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

$$



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