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
1211 PM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

.DISCUSSION...

Periods of rain will continue through mid-day Sunday. Saturated
soil and already swollen streams will support an elevated risk for
flooding through the weekend. Dry weather is expected for the
first half of the upcoming week.

PAZ004>006-010-011-242115-
Warren-McKean-Potter-Elk-Cameron-
Including the cities of Warren, Bradford, Coudersport, St. Marys,
Ridgway, and Emporium
1211 PM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                    Cloudy       Cloudy        PCldy
Precip Type                      Rain         Rain      Showers
Chance Precip (%)                 100          100          100
Temp (24h trend)              45 (-1)      34 (-6)           56
RH % (24h trend)             60 (-22)      100 (0)           54
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)          Lgt/Var                  S 12 G23
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)          Lgt/Var    SE  8 G17    SW  9 G22
Precip Amount                    0.43         0.83         0.22
Precip Duration                     9           12            7
Precip Begin                     6 AM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing   Continuing         4 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           2000          700         3880
Transport Wnd (mph)             SE  6        SE 23         W 18
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               12790         7720        76880
Dispersion                          4            3            5
DSI                                 1            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        3            2            3
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
upper 40s. Minimum RH 39 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the
lower 50s. Minimum RH 38 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
mid 50s. Minimum RH 49 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the lower 50s. Minimum RH 54 percent. Southeast
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Colder. Lows in the
lower 30s. Highs in the lower 40s. Minimum RH 59 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

PAZ012-017-018-242115-
Northern Clinton-Clearfield-Northern Centre-
Including the cities of Renovo, DuBois, Clearfield,
and Philipsburg
1211 PM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                    Cloudy       Cloudy        MCldy
Precip Type                      Rain         Rain      Showers
Chance Precip (%)                 100          100           90
Temp (24h trend)              47 (+4)      38 (-3)           57
RH % (24h trend)             63 (-22)      100 (0)           57
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)          Lgt/Var                  S  9 G19
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)          Lgt/Var     E  7 G17    SW  8 G20
Precip Amount                    0.55         0.85         0.27
Precip Duration                    11           12            8
Precip Begin                     6 AM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing   Continuing         4 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           1720          870         3880
Transport Wnd (mph)              N  9        SE 21         W 18
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               15790         8280        87750
Dispersion                          4            4            5
DSI                                 1            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        3            2            3
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
lower 50s. Minimum RH 39 percent. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the
lower 50s. Minimum RH 38 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
mid 50s. Minimum RH 49 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the lower 50s. Minimum RH 57 percent. Southeast
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Colder. Lows in the
lower 30s. Highs in the lower 40s. Minimum RH 60 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

PAZ024-033-242115-
Cambria-Somerset-
Including the cities of Johnstown and Somerset
1211 PM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                    Cloudy       Cloudy        MCldy
Precip Type                      Rain         Rain      Showers
Chance Precip (%)                 100          100           90
Temp (24h trend)              52 (-1)      42 (-6)           60
RH % (24h trend)              74 (-3)      100 (0)           57
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)          Lgt/Var                 SW 10 G26
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)             E  6    SE  8 G17     W 12 G29
Precip Amount                    0.68         0.76         0.27
Precip Duration                    12           12            8
Precip Begin                     6 AM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing   Continuing         4 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           2240          240         3580
Transport Wnd (mph)             NE 12        SE 16         W 26
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               31930            0       102460
Dispersion                          5            1            5
DSI                                 1            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        3            2            3
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs around 50.
Minimum RH 44 percent. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 30. Highs in the lower 50s.
Minimum RH 40 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the mid
50s. Minimum RH 52 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows around 40.
Highs in the lower 50s. Minimum RH 62 percent. Southeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Colder. Lows in the mid
30s. Highs in the lower 40s. Minimum RH 64 percent. West winds
10 to 15 mph.

$$

PAZ019-025>028-034-035-242115-
Southern Centre-Blair-Huntingdon-Mifflin-Juniata-Bedford-Fulton-
Including the cities of State College, Altoona, Huntingdon,
Mount Union, Lewistown, Mifflintown, Bedford, and McConnellsburg
1211 PM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                    Cloudy       Cloudy        MCldy
Precip Type                      Rain         Rain      Showers
Chance Precip (%)                 100          100           90
Temp (24h trend)              49 (+6)      40 (-1)           60
RH % (24h trend)             71 (-13)      100 (0)           53
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)          Lgt/Var                  S  6 G18
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)          Lgt/Var         E  5    SW  7 G19
Precip Amount                    0.51         0.68         0.28
Precip Duration                    11           12            8
Precip Begin                     6 AM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing   Continuing         6 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           1930          790         3070
Transport Wnd (mph)             NE 10        SE 13         W 13
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               24840         2780       110250
Dispersion                          5            2            5
DSI                                 1            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        3            2            3
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
lower 50s. Minimum RH 41 percent. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 30. Highs in the mid 50s.
Minimum RH 38 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the mid
50s. Minimum RH 51 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows around 40. Highs
in the lower 50s. Minimum RH 60 percent. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the mid 30s.
Highs in the mid 40s. Minimum RH 58 percent. West winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

PAZ058-242115-
Schuylkill-
Including the city of Pottsville
1211 PM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                    Cloudy       Cloudy        MCldy
Precip Type                      Rain         Rain      Showers
Chance Precip (%)                 100          100          100
Temp (24h trend)              47 (+8)      39 (+1)           55
RH % (24h trend)             68 (+16)      100 (0)           69
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)          Lgt/Var                 SE 10 G22
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)          Lgt/Var         E  6         S  6
Precip Amount                    0.31         0.55         0.57
Precip Duration                     9           12           10
Precip Begin                     6 AM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing   Continuing         6 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           1500          710         1030
Transport Wnd (mph)              N  7        SE 14        SE 17
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               14140         6150        19470
Dispersion                          4            3            5
DSI                                 1            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...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
lower 50s. Minimum RH 47 percent. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 30. Highs in the lower 50s.
Minimum RH 41 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
mid 50s. Minimum RH 52 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs around 50. Minimum RH 63 percent. East winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the lower
30s. Highs in the lower 40s. Minimum RH 60 percent. Northwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

PAZ037-041-042-242115-
Tioga-Northern Lycoming-Sullivan-
Including the cities of Mansfield, Wellsboro, Trout Run,
and Laporte
1211 PM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                    Cloudy       Cloudy        MCldy
Precip Type                      Rain         Rain      Showers
Chance Precip (%)                 100          100          100
Temp (24h trend)              44 (+6)      36 (-1)           52
RH % (24h trend)             65 (-20)      100 (0)           61
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)          Lgt/Var                  S 13 G26
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)          Lgt/Var         E  6     S  9 G21
Precip Amount                    0.46         0.56         0.28
Precip Duration                     9           12            8
Precip Begin                     6 AM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing   Continuing         6 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           1690          650         1300
Transport Wnd (mph)              N  7        SE 13        SE 24
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               19650         3490        44190
Dispersion                          5            2            5
DSI                                 1            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        3            2            3
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs around 50.
Minimum RH 39 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the
lower 50s. Minimum RH 37 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 30. Highs in the lower
50s. Minimum RH 47 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the mid
30s. Highs around 50. Minimum RH 55 percent. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the lower
30s. Highs in the lower 40s. Minimum RH 58 percent. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

PAZ045-046-049>053-242115-
Southern Clinton-Southern Lycoming-Union-Snyder-Montour-
Northumberland-Columbia-
Including the cities of Lock Haven, Williamsport, Lewisburg,
Selinsgrove, Danville, Sunbury, Shamokin, Bloomsburg, and Berwick
1211 PM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                    Cloudy       Cloudy        MCldy
Precip Type                      Rain         Rain      Showers
Chance Precip (%)                 100          100          100
Temp (24h trend)              48 (+7)      38 (-1)           55
RH % (24h trend)             65 (-17)      100 (0)           61
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)          Lgt/Var                 SE  9 G20
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)          Lgt/Var         E  5         S  5
Precip Amount                    0.43         0.65         0.42
Precip Duration                    11           12           10
Precip Begin                     6 AM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing   Continuing         6 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           2010          690         1250
Transport Wnd (mph)              N  8        SE 10        SE 18
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               23450         2320        35330
Dispersion                          5            2            5
DSI                                 1            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        3            2            3
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
50s. Minimum RH 42 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the mid
50s. Minimum RH 39 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
mid 50s. Minimum RH 49 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the lower 50s. Minimum RH 58 percent. East winds
5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the mid
30s. Highs in the mid 40s. Minimum RH 57 percent. West winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

PAZ036-056-057-059-063>066-242115-
Franklin-Perry-Dauphin-Lebanon-Cumberland-Adams-York-Lancaster-
Including the cities of Chambersburg, Newport, Harrisburg,
Hershey, Lebanon, Carlisle, Gettysburg, York, and Lancaster
1211 PM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                    Cloudy       Cloudy        MCldy
Precip Type                      Rain         Rain      Showers
Chance Precip (%)                 100          100           90
Temp (24h trend)              50 (+7)      41 (-1)           62
RH % (24h trend)             71 (-11)      100 (0)           57
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)          Lgt/Var                     SE  6
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)          Lgt/Var         E  5        SW  5
Precip Amount                    0.49         0.48         0.31
Precip Duration                    12           12           10
Precip Begin                     6 AM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing   Continuing         6 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           1640          860         1120
Transport Wnd (mph)             NE 13         E 13        SE 15
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               33740         5350        28300
Dispersion                          5            3            5
DSI                                 1            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        2            2            2
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid
50s. Minimum RH 45 percent. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the mid
50s. Minimum RH 40 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the mid
50s. Minimum RH 53 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 63 percent. East winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the mid
30s. Highs in the mid 40s. Minimum RH 59 percent. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.

$$

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

$$



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