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
325 PM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

.DISCUSSION...

Rain will gradually overspread the region late today and this evening,
and then linger all night. The rain will taper off to scattered showers
on Wednesday, mainly over the northwestern mountains/ANF. A brief break
in the rain will then occur Wed night into Friday.

PAZ004>006-010-011-250915-
Warren-McKean-Potter-Elk-Cameron-
Including the cities of Warren, Bradford, Coudersport, St. Marys,
Ridgway, and Emporium
325 PM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

                              Tonight          Wed    Wed Night          Thu

Cloud Cover                    Cloudy       Cloudy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type                      Rain      Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance Precip (%)                  90           70           40           20
Temp (24h trend)              41 (-6)      56 (-3)           35           56
RH % (24h trend)            100 (+14)     66 (+44)           93           42
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)                       Lgt/Var                      W  7
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)        SE  8 G21         N  5        NW  7         W  7
Precip Amount                    0.15         0.13         0.07         0.00
Precip Duration                    12            7            2            0
Precip Begin                     6 PM   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing   Continuing   Continuing        10 AM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)            740         3290         1490         4210
Transport Wnd (mph)              E  8         N 13        NW 14        NW  5
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                3350        45500         8730        28960
Dispersion                          2            5            4            5
DSI                                 0            0            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        3            2            3            3
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper
50s. Minimum RH 52 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 48 percent. West winds
10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
lower 50s. Minimum RH 34 percent. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs around 60.
Minimum RH 35 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Warmer. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in
the lower 70s. Minimum RH 40 percent. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

PAZ012-017-018-250915-
Northern Clinton-Clearfield-Northern Centre-
Including the cities of Renovo, DuBois, Clearfield,
and Philipsburg
325 PM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

                              Tonight          Wed    Wed Night          Thu

Cloud Cover                    Cloudy       Cloudy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type                      Rain      Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance Precip (%)                  90           60           30           20
Temp (24h trend)              43 (-2)      58 (+1)           37           59
RH % (24h trend)             100 (+7)     64 (+35)           93           40
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)                       Lgt/Var                     NW  8
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)         E  8 G20     N  5 G17    NW  8 G17         W  8
Precip Amount                    0.21         0.12         0.04         0.00
Precip Duration                    12            6            2            0
Precip Begin                     6 PM   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing   Continuing   Continuing        10 AM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)            670         2310         1090         4440
Transport Wnd (mph)              E  9         N 12         N 12        NW  5
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                2950        42670         5200        18860
Dispersion                          2            5            3            5
DSI                                 0            0            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        3            2            3            4
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 54 percent. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 46 percent. West winds
10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the mid
50s. Minimum RH 33 percent. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
60s. Minimum RH 34 percent. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
lower 70s. Minimum RH 40 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

PAZ024-033-250915-
Cambria-Somerset-
Including the cities of Johnstown and Somerset
325 PM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

                              Tonight          Wed    Wed Night          Thu

Cloud Cover                    Cloudy       Cloudy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type                      Rain      Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance Precip (%)                 100           50           30           20
Temp (24h trend)              42 (-2)      56 (+5)           36           58
RH % (24h trend)              100 (0)     67 (+28)           93           41
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)                       Lgt/Var                     NW  8
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)        SE 11 G27    NW  7 G20    NW 10 G20        NW  8
Precip Amount                    0.19         0.09         0.07         0.01
Precip Duration                    12            5            2            0
Precip Begin                     6 PM   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing   Continuing   Continuing        10 AM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)            520         1620          790         3240
Transport Wnd (mph)              E 12        NW 12        NW 13         W  5
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                1990        24370         5510        17990
Dispersion                          1            5            3            5
DSI                                 0            0            0            0
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        3            2            3            4
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 40s. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 56 percent. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 49 percent. West winds
10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the mid
50s. Minimum RH 37 percent. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
60s. Minimum RH 36 percent. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. Minimum RH 41 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$

PAZ019-045-046-250915-
Southern Centre-Southern Clinton-Southern Lycoming-
Including the cities of State College, Lock Haven,
and Williamsport
325 PM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

                              Tonight          Wed    Wed Night          Thu

Cloud Cover                    Cloudy       Cloudy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type                      Rain      Showers      Showers         None
Chance Precip (%)                  90           60           30            0
Temp (24h trend)               45 (0)       60 (0)           40           61
RH % (24h trend)            100 (+20)     64 (+49)           89           39
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)                       Lgt/Var                     NW  8
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)        SE  9 G19      Lgt/Var        NW  7         W  8
Precip Amount                    0.29         0.16         0.03         0.00
Precip Duration                     9            6            2
Precip Begin                     6 PM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing   Continuing         6 AM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)            530         2050          800         4570
Transport Wnd (mph)              E  9         N  8        NW 10        NW  5
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                1250        15670         2900        24220
Dispersion                          1            4            2            5
DSI                                 0            0            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        3            2            3            4
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 40s. Highs around 60. Minimum RH 54 percent. South winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the mid
40s. Highs around 60. Minimum RH 43 percent. West winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
upper 50s. Minimum RH 32 percent. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
60s. Minimum RH 33 percent. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. Minimum RH 39 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

PAZ025>028-034-035-250915-
Blair-Huntingdon-Mifflin-Juniata-Bedford-Fulton-
Including the cities of Altoona, Huntingdon, Mount Union,
Lewistown, Mifflintown, Bedford, and McConnellsburg
325 PM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

                              Tonight          Wed    Wed Night          Thu

Cloud Cover                    Cloudy        MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type                      Rain      Showers      Showers         None
Chance Precip (%)                 100           40           20            0
Temp (24h trend)              44 (-2)      61 (+5)           40           64
RH % (24h trend)              100 (0)     62 (+30)           89           38
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)                       Lgt/Var                     NW  8
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)         E  9 G21     N  5 G19    NW  8 G19        NW  8
Precip Amount                    0.28         0.11         0.02         0.00
Precip Duration                    12            5            1
Precip Begin                     6 PM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing   Continuing         6 AM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)            590         2340          680         4320
Transport Wnd (mph)             NE 10         N 12        NW 13         W  6
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                1000        32200          830        24980
Dispersion                          1            5            1            5
DSI                                 0            0            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        3            2            3            4
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH 54 percent. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the mid
40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH 43 percent. West winds
10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
upper 50s. Minimum RH 34 percent. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid
60s. Minimum RH 34 percent. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid
70s. Minimum RH 38 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$

PAZ037-041-042-250915-
Tioga-Northern Lycoming-Sullivan-
Including the cities of Mansfield, Wellsboro, Trout Run,
and Laporte
325 PM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

                              Tonight          Wed    Wed Night          Thu

Cloud Cover                    Cloudy       Cloudy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type                      Rain      Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance Precip (%)                  90           80           40           20
Temp (24h trend)              42 (-2)      56 (-3)           37           58
RH % (24h trend)            100 (+21)     67 (+44)           93           40
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)                          E  5                 NW  9 G17
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)        SE  9 G19      Lgt/Var        NW  7    NW  8 G17
Precip Amount                    0.25         0.19         0.08         0.00
Precip Duration                     8            8            2            0
Precip Begin                     8 PM   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing   Continuing   Continuing        10 AM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)            630         1720          990         4490
Transport Wnd (mph)              E  9         N  8         N 13        NW  7
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                2340        15060         4450        30740
Dispersion                          2            4            3            5
DSI                                 0            0            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        3            2            3            3
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 56 percent. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 48 percent. West winds
10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the mid
50s. Minimum RH 35 percent. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
60s. Minimum RH 35 percent. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs around 70.
Minimum RH 39 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

PAZ049>053-250915-
Union-Snyder-Montour-Northumberland-Columbia-
Including the cities of Lewisburg, Selinsgrove, Danville,
Sunbury, Shamokin, Bloomsburg, and Berwick
325 PM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

                              Tonight          Wed    Wed Night          Thu

Cloud Cover                    Cloudy       Cloudy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type                      Rain      Showers      Showers         None
Chance Precip (%)                  90           70           30            0
Temp (24h trend)              45 (+4)      62 (-1)           42           64
RH % (24h trend)            100 (+11)     67 (+49)           89           40
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)                       Lgt/Var                     NW  8
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)        SE  8 G18      Lgt/Var        NW  5        NW  7
Precip Amount                    0.35         0.20         0.03         0.00
Precip Duration                     9            7            2
Precip Begin                     8 PM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing   Continuing         6 AM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)            620         1960          550         4560
Transport Wnd (mph)              E 12         N  8        NW 10        NW  6
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                1970        18950         1350        27990
Dispersion                          1            5            1            5
DSI                                 0            0            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        3            2            3            3
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH 55 percent.
Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the mid
40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH 43 percent. West winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
upper 50s. Minimum RH 32 percent. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid
60s. Minimum RH 34 percent. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. Minimum RH 38 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

PAZ036-056-057-059-063>066-250915-
Franklin-Perry-Dauphin-Lebanon-Cumberland-Adams-York-Lancaster-
Including the cities of Chambersburg, Newport, Harrisburg,
Hershey, Lebanon, Carlisle, Gettysburg, York, and Lancaster
325 PM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

                              Tonight          Wed    Wed Night          Thu

Cloud Cover                    Cloudy        MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type                      Rain      Showers      Showers         None
Chance Precip (%)                 100           50           20            0
Temp (24h trend)              47 (+2)      63 (+2)           43           65
RH % (24h trend)            100 (+17)     65 (+40)           89           41
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)                       Lgt/Var                     NW  8
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)         E  9 G18      Lgt/Var        NW  7        NW  8
Precip Amount                    0.44         0.17         0.02         0.00
Precip Duration                    10            5            1
Precip Begin                     6 PM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing   Continuing        12 AM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)            550         2070          210         4480
Transport Wnd (mph)             NE 16         N  8        NW 14         W  7
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                2300        30260            0        34830
Dispersion                          2            5            1            5
DSI                                 0            0            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        3            2            3            4
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the mid
40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH 58 percent. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the mid
40s. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 45 percent. West winds
10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs around 60.
Minimum RH 34 percent. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid
60s. Minimum RH 34 percent. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid
70s. Minimum RH 40 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

PAZ058-250915-
Schuylkill-
Including the city of Pottsville
325 PM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

                              Tonight          Wed    Wed Night          Thu

Cloud Cover                    Cloudy        MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type                      Rain      Showers      Showers         None
Chance Precip (%)                 100           80           30            0
Temp (24h trend)              46 (+8)      62 (-2)           42           63
RH % (24h trend)            100 (+11)     72 (+46)           86           42
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)                          E  6                 NW  9 G18
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)         E  8 G17      Lgt/Var        NW  6        NW  8
Precip Amount                    0.46         0.28         0.04         0.00
Precip Duration                     9            8            2
Precip Begin                     8 PM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing   Continuing         6 AM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)            540         1730          890         4540
Transport Wnd (mph)              E 15         N  5         N 13        NW  8
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                5020        10140         7840        35180
Dispersion                          3            4            3            5
DSI                                 0            0            0            1
LAL                          NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
Haines Index                        3            2            3            4
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 40s. Highs around 60. Minimum RH 58 percent. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the mid
40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH 45 percent. West winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
upper 50s. Minimum RH 33 percent. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower
60s. Minimum RH 35 percent. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. Minimum RH 39 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

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

$$



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