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
428 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure will move east of the region today, allowing clouds
to increase ahead of a weak disturbance approaching from the Lower
Ohio Valley. Mixed rain and snow showers are possible over the Laurel
Highlands by late in the day, and will traverse portions of the district
tonight into Monday.

PAZ004>006-010-011-172130-
Warren-McKean-Potter-Elk-Cameron-
Including the cities of Warren, Bradford, Coudersport, St. Marys,
Ridgway, and Emporium
428 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Mon

Cloud Cover                     MCldy       Cloudy        MCldy
Precip Type                      None    Snow/rain      Showers
Chance Precip (%)                   0           40           30
Temp (24h trend)              35 (+4)      28 (+8)           40
RH % (24h trend)              66 (+5)      100 (0)           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         0.06         0.04
Precip Duration                                  2            2
Precip Begin                                  6 PM   Continuing
Precip End                              Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           1690          640         1370
Transport Wnd (mph)              S  5        SW  9        SW 13
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                8270         3180        28060
Dispersion                          4            2            5
DSI                                 0            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        2            3            2
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.

$$

PAZ012-017-018-172130-
Northern Clinton-Clearfield-Northern Centre-
Including the cities of Renovo, DuBois, Clearfield,
and Philipsburg
428 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Mon

Cloud Cover                     MCldy       Cloudy        MCldy
Precip Type                      None    Snow/rain      Showers
Chance Precip (%)                   0           40           30
Temp (24h trend)              37 (+3)      29 (+7)           40
RH % (24h trend)              59 (+3)      100 (0)           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         0.05         0.03
Precip Duration                                  2            2
Precip Begin                                  7 PM   Continuing
Precip End                              Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           1570          620         1900
Transport Wnd (mph)             SW  6        SW  8         W 14
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               11670          830        27770
Dispersion                          4            1            5
DSI                                 0            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        2            3            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 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.

$$

PAZ024-033-172130-
Cambria-Somerset-
Including the cities of Johnstown and Somerset
428 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Mon

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                 Snow/rain    Snow/rain      Showers
Chance Precip (%)                  20           40           30
Temp (24h trend)              40 (+5)      30 (+5)           42
RH % (24h trend)             57 (+10)      100 (0)           68
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)          LGT/VAR                      W  7
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)            SW  6        SW  5         W  7
Precip Amount                    0.01         0.06         0.03
Precip Duration                     1            2            2
Precip Begin                     1 PM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           1440          520         1610
Transport Wnd (mph)              W  9        SW  8         W 15
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               18660         1460        27900
Dispersion                          5            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>036-172130-
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
428 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Mon

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                 Snow/rain    Snow/rain      Showers
Chance Precip (%)                  20           30           20
Temp (24h trend)              41 (+1)      29 (+3)           46
RH % (24h trend)             53 (+10)      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                    0.01         0.03         0.01
Precip Duration                     1            2            1
Precip Begin                    10 AM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           1810          230         2000
Transport Wnd (mph)             SW  5        SW  5         W 10
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               13590            0        35870
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.

$$

PAZ037-041-042-172130-
Tioga-Northern Lycoming-Sullivan-
Including the cities of Mansfield, Wellsboro, Trout Run,
and Laporte
428 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Mon

Cloud Cover                     MCldy       Cloudy        MCldy
Precip Type                      None         Snow      Showers
Chance Precip (%)                   0           40           20
Temp (24h trend)               32 (0)     27 (+10)           40
RH % (24h trend)              64 (+6)      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         0.06         0.02
Precip Duration                                  2            1
Precip Begin                                  7 PM   Continuing
Precip End                              Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           1610          420         1870
Transport Wnd (mph)             SW  3        SW  8        SW 14
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                6540          440        32640
Dispersion                          3            1            5
DSI                                 0            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        2            3            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>053-058-172130-
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
428 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Mon

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                      None    Snow/rain      Showers
Chance Precip (%)                   0           30           20
Temp (24h trend)              37 (+1)      28 (+7)           42
RH % (24h trend)              56 (+6)      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         0.03         0.01
Precip Duration                                  2            1
Precip Begin                                  7 PM   Continuing
Precip End                              Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           1840          360         1810
Transport Wnd (mph)             SW  1         S  5         W  9
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                6350            0        32090
Dispersion                          3            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...
.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>066-172130-
Perry-Dauphin-Lebanon-Cumberland-Adams-York-Lancaster-
Including the cities of Newport, Harrisburg, Hershey, Lebanon,
Carlisle, Gettysburg, York, and Lancaster
428 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Mon

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                 Snow/rain    Snow/rain         None
Chance Precip (%)                  10           30            0
Temp (24h trend)              41 (+2)      30 (+6)           46
RH % (24h trend)              53 (+9)     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         0.02         0.00
Precip Duration                     1            2
Precip Begin                     1 PM   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing         6 AM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           1590          190         1470
Transport Wnd (mph)             SW  2         S  2         W  7
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                8930            0        21450
Dispersion                          4            1            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...
.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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