Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS State College, PA

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
AWUS81 KCTP 130311
RWSCTP

REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
1010 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH PENNSYLVANIA OVERNIGHT
AND BRING THE COLDEST AIR OF THE WINTER SEASON SO FAR
TO PENNSYLVANIA. THE FRONT WILL ALSO BRING SNOW SHOWERS AND SQUALLS
OVERNIGHT.

SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE SATURDAY. LAKE EFFECT SNOW WILL ACCUMULATE
CLOSE TO A FOOT NEAR LAKE ERIE AND AROUND A HALF FOOT AT THE HIGHER
ELEVATIONS OF THE ALLEGHENIES. A COUPLE OF INCHES ARE LIKELY
IN CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA WITH AN INCH OR LESS IN THE EAST.

A STRONG GUSTY NORTHWEST AIRFLOW WILL FOLLOW THE FRONT SATURDAY.
SOME WIND GUSTS COULD APPROACH OR EXCEED 40 MILES AN HOUR. THIS WILL
COMBINE WITH THE FRIGID AIR TO PRODUCE DANGEROUS WIND CHILL INDEX
VALUES.

THE LOW TEMPERATURE OVERNIGHT WILL RANGE FROM A COUPLE DEGREES BELOW
ZERO IN THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS TO THE LOWER 20S IN PHILADELPHIA.
THE HIGH TEMPERATURE SATURDAY WILL VARY FROM THE LOWER 20S
IN PHILADELPHIA TO ABOUT ZERO IN THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS.

THE LOW TEMPERATURE SATURDAY NIGHT WILL RANGE FROM THE LOWER SINGLE
DIGITS NEAR THE MARYLAND BORDER TO ABOUT 10 BELOW IN THE NORTHERN
MOUNTAINS. AGAIN... WIND CHILL INDEX VALUES WILL BE IN DANGEROUS
SUBZERO RANGES STATEWIDE.

$$
MACH


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.