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
1157 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Light snow will lift northward out of southwestern PA
this afternoon. However, light snow will linger into the evening
over far northern PA. On Sunday, some rain and snow showers will
move into the region and last into Monday as we trend toward
some warmer weather next week.

PAZ004>006-010-011-162200-
Warren-McKean-Potter-Elk-Cameron-
Including the cities of Warren, Bradford, Coudersport, St. Marys,
Ridgway, and Emporium
1157 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                    Cloudy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type              Snow Showers Snow Showers     Frz Rain
Chance Precip (%)                  80           30           10
Temp (24h trend)              32 (+9)      17 (-3)           36
RH % (24h trend)             61 (+13)     100 (+4)           61
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)        SW  9 G21                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)         W  9 G26      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip Amount                    0.10         0.01         0.01
Precip Duration                    11            2            1
Precip Begin                     6 AM   Continuing         1 PM
Precip End                 Continuing         1 AM   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           3510          560         2110
Transport Wnd (mph)              W 28         S  3        SW  8
Vent Rate (kt-ft)              111660            0        19900
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...
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a chance of rain and snow. Lows in the
upper 20s. Highs in the upper 30s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers.
Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 40s. West winds 10 to
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow and rain showers.
Colder. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the lower 30s. West winds
15 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 20. Highs in the upper
30s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain and snow showers likely. Lows
in the upper 20s. Highs around 40. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.

$$

PAZ012-017-018-162200-
Northern Clinton-Clearfield-Northern Centre-
Including the cities of Renovo, DuBois, Clearfield,
and Philipsburg
1157 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type              Snow Showers Snow Showers         Rain
Chance Precip (%)                  50           20           20
Temp (24h trend)              35 (+9)      20 (-1)           38
RH % (24h trend)              56 (+6)      100 (0)           57
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)        SW 11 G22                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)         W 13 G27    NW  5 G17      LGT/VAR
Precip Amount                    0.02         0.00         0.02
Precip Duration                     2            1            1
Precip Begin                     6 AM   Continuing         1 PM
Precip End                 Continuing        10 PM   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           3880          570         2150
Transport Wnd (mph)              W 29        SW  5        SW  7
Vent Rate (kt-ft)              122410            0        20340
Dispersion                          5            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...
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a chance of rain and snow. Lows in the
lower 30s. Highs around 40. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.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...Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers. Colder.
Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the mid 30s. West winds 15 to
20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs in the
upper 30s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers.
Lows around 30. Highs in the lower 40s. Southwest winds 15 to
20 mph.

$$

PAZ024-033-162200-
Cambria-Somerset-
Including the cities of Johnstown and Somerset
1157 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type              Snow Showers         None   Snow/fz Ra
Chance Precip (%)                  60            0           30
Temp (24h trend)             37 (+11)      23 (+1)           40
RH % (24h trend)              47 (-3)      100 (0)           57
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)         W 13 G25                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)         W 14 G29     W  7 G18        SW  6
Precip Amount                    0.02         0.00         0.06
Precip Duration                     4                         1
Precip Begin                     6 AM                     10 AM
Precip End                       6 PM                Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           3320          230         1710
Transport Wnd (mph)              W 31         W  8        SW  9
Vent Rate (kt-ft)              104630            0        17700
Dispersion                          5            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...
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a chance of rain and snow. Lows in the
lower 30s. Highs in the lower 40s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers.
Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid 40s. West winds 15 to
20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of rain showers. Colder.
Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the mid 30s. West winds 15 to
20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs around 40.
South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Lows in
the lower 30s. Highs in the mid 40s. Southwest winds 15 to
20 mph.

$$

PAZ019-025>028-034>036-162200-
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
1157 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                     PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type              Snow Showers         None         Rain
Chance Precip (%)                  20            0           20
Temp (24h trend)             41 (+11)      23 (-1)           41
RH % (24h trend)              43 (+3)      100 (0)           49
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)        SW  9 G22                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)         W 12 G29         W  5      LGT/VAR
Precip Amount                    0.00         0.00         0.03
Precip Duration                     2                         1
Precip Begin                     7 AM                      1 PM
Precip End                       6 PM                Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           4400           90         2420
Transport Wnd (mph)              W 28        SW  3        SW  7
Vent Rate (kt-ft)              130060            0        20620
Dispersion                          5            1            5
DSI                                 1            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...
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a chance of rain and snow. Lows in the
lower 30s. Highs in the mid 40s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain and snow showers. Lows
in the upper 30s. Highs around 50. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Colder. Lows around 30. Highs in the
upper 30s. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the
lower 40s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers.
Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the upper 40s. Southwest winds
15 to 20 mph.

$$

PAZ037-041-042-162200-
Tioga-Northern Lycoming-Sullivan-
Including the cities of Mansfield, Wellsboro, Trout Run,
and Laporte
1157 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type              Snow Showers Snow Showers         None
Chance Precip (%)                  50           20            0
Temp (24h trend)              33 (+8)      15 (-2)           33
RH % (24h trend)              58 (+8)      100 (0)           63
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)        SW  7 G18                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)         W  9 G23      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip Amount                    0.04         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration                     2            1
Precip Begin                     6 AM   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing        10 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           3530          670         1550
Transport Wnd (mph)              W 21         E  2         S  5
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               84850          430        15240
Dispersion                          5            1            4
DSI                                 0            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        3            2            2
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

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

$$

PAZ045-046-049>053-058-162200-
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
1157 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type              Snow Showers         None         None
Chance Precip (%)                  20            0            0
Temp (24h trend)             37 (+10)      19 (+3)           37
RH % (24h trend)              50 (+2)      96 (-4)           56
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)        SW  5 G17                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)         W  9 G22      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip Amount                    0.01         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration                     1
Precip Begin                     7 AM
Precip End                       6 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           3740          600         1760
Transport Wnd (mph)              W 23         E  5         S  5
Vent Rate (kt-ft)              111180          680        13660
Dispersion                          5            1            4
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...
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a chance of rain and snow. Lows around 30.
Highs in the lower 40s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain and snow showers. Lows
in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper 40s. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Colder. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs
in the mid 30s. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs in the
upper 30s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers.
Lows around 30. Highs in the upper 40s. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.

$$

PAZ056-057-059-063>066-162200-
Perry-Dauphin-Lebanon-Cumberland-Adams-York-Lancaster-
Including the cities of Newport, Harrisburg, Hershey, Lebanon,
Carlisle, Gettysburg, York, and Lancaster
1157 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                     PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type                      None         None         None
Chance Precip (%)                   0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)             40 (+10)      23 (+4)           43
RH % (24h trend)              44 (+1)      100 (0)           49
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)        SW  7 G21                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)         W 10 G22      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip Amount                    0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           3680            0         2530
Transport Wnd (mph)             SW 24        SW  9         S  5
Vent Rate (kt-ft)              112500            0        18630
Dispersion                          5            1            5
DSI                                 1            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...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow. Lows in
the lower 30s. Highs in the mid 40s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
lower 50s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Colder. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs
around 40. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the
lower 40s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Lows in
the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 50s. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.

$$

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

$$



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