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Current conditions at

Johnstown - Cambria County Airport (KJST)

Lat: 40.31°NLon: 78.83°WElev: 2274ft.

A Few Clouds

59°F

15°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.14 in (1019.8 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Jul 6:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Benson PA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Southeast wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  High near 74. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 6 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Southeast wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. High near 74. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
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Point Forecast:
Benson PA
 40.21°N 78.94°W (Elev. 1831 ft)
7:17 am EDT Jul 19, 2018
7am EDT Jul 19, 2018-6pm EDT Jul 25, 2018
 
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