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FNUS51 KCTP 171530
FWFCTP
Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Central Pennsylvania
National Weather Service State College PA
1130 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017
.DISCUSSION...
Isolated showers late this afternoon will become more numerous
through the evening and overnight. A cold front will move in from
the west on Friday and trigger strong to severe thunderstorms.
The front will clear the area by sunset Friday and high pressure
will then move in and dominate the weather in PA through Monday.

PAZ004>006-010-011-172115-
Warren-McKean-Potter-Elk-Cameron-
Including the cities of Warren, Bradford, Coudersport, St. Marys,
Ridgway, and Emporium
1130 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017
                                Today      Tonight          Fri
Cloud Cover                     PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                     Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)                  40           80           40
Temp (24h trend)              83 (+4)      63 (+9)           82
RH % (24h trend)             49 (+10)      100 (0)           56
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)          LGT/VAR                 SW  6 G18
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)             S  5         S  5    SW  8 G20
Precip Amount                    0.06         0.34         0.12
Precip Duration                     1            8            4
Precip Begin                     1 PM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           5950          720         6090
Transport Wnd (mph)             SW 14        SW 14         W 21
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               88270         4780       123960
Dispersion                          5            3            5
DSI                                 1            0            1
LAL                     16-25 STRIKES  >25 STRIKES  >25 STRIKES
Haines Index                        3            3            3
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
REMARKS...None.
.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s.
West winds 10 to 15 mph.
$$
PAZ012-017-018-172115-
Northern Clinton-Clearfield-Northern Centre-
Including the cities of Renovo, DuBois, Clearfield,
and Philipsburg
1130 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017
                                Today      Tonight          Fri
Cloud Cover                     PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                     Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)                  30           60           50
Temp (24h trend)              84 (+2)     66 (+10)           83
RH % (24h trend)             49 (+13)      100 (0)           57
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)          LGT/VAR                     SW  5
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)             S  5      LGT/VAR    SW  8 G17
Precip Amount                    0.02         0.28         0.28
Precip Duration                     1            8            4
Precip Begin                     1 PM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           6370          790         6010
Transport Wnd (mph)              S 13         S 13         W 20
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               76390         4460       116070
Dispersion                          5            3            5
DSI                                 1            0            1
LAL                      9-15 STRIKES  >25 STRIKES  >25 STRIKES
Haines Index                        3            3            3
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
REMARKS...None.
.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs around
80. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 80.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs around 80. West winds
15 to 20 mph.
$$
PAZ024-033-172115-
Cambria-Somerset-
Including the cities of Johnstown and Somerset
1130 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017
                                Today      Tonight          Fri
Cloud Cover                     PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                     Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)                  40           60           40
Temp (24h trend)              82 (+2)      64 (+4)           80
RH % (24h trend)             54 (+12)     100 (+4)           60
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)          LGT/VAR                     SW  7
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)             S  6         S  5     W 10 G17
Precip Amount                    0.05         0.32         0.27
Precip Duration                     1            6            4
Precip Begin                     1 PM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing   Continuing         6 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           6160          210         4940
Transport Wnd (mph)             SW  9         S  7         W 21
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               52630            0        99690
Dispersion                          5            1            5
DSI                                 1            0            1
LAL                     16-25 STRIKES  >25 STRIKES16-25 STRIKES
Haines Index                        3            3            3
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
REMARKS...None.
.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
upper 70s. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 70s. West
winds 15 to 20 mph.
$$
PAZ019-025>028-034-172115-
Southern Centre-Blair-Huntingdon-Mifflin-Juniata-Bedford-
Including the cities of State College, Altoona, Huntingdon,
Mount Union, Lewistown, Mifflintown, and Bedford
1130 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017
                                Today      Tonight          Fri
Cloud Cover                     PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type                     Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)                  20           60           50
Temp (24h trend)              84 (-1)      66 (+7)           85
RH % (24h trend)             50 (+11)      100 (0)           58
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)          LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)             S  5         S  5        SW  7
Precip Amount                    0.02         0.23         0.32
Precip Duration                     1            6            2
Precip Begin                     1 PM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           5820          660         5750
Transport Wnd (mph)              S 10         S  9         W 17
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               67990          570       107530
Dispersion                          5            1            5
DSI                                 1            0            1
LAL                      9-15 STRIKES  >25 STRIKES  >25 STRIKES
Haines Index                        3            3            3
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
REMARKS...None.
.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the
lower 80s. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower
80s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the mid 80s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. West
winds 15 to 20 mph.
$$
PAZ037-041-042-172115-
Tioga-Northern Lycoming-Sullivan-
Including the cities of Mansfield, Wellsboro, Trout Run,
and Laporte
1130 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017
                                Today      Tonight          Fri
Cloud Cover                     PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                      None        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)                   0           70           50
Temp (24h trend)              81 (+2)     65 (+10)           82
RH % (24h trend)              51 (+3)      100 (0)           60
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)          LGT/VAR                  S  5 G17
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)             S  5     S  5 G19    SW  7 G18
Precip Amount                    0.00         0.22         0.30
Precip Duration                                  7            4
Precip Begin                                  6 PM   Continuing
Precip End                              Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           5400          790         6100
Transport Wnd (mph)             SW 12         S 13        SW 15
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               62680         2490        97140
Dispersion                          5            2            5
DSI                                 1            0            1
LAL                      9-15 STRIKES  >25 STRIKES  >25 STRIKES
Haines Index                        4            3            3
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
REMARKS...None.
.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
upper 70s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 70s. West
winds 15 to 20 mph.
$$
PAZ045-046-049>053-172115-
Southern Clinton-Southern Lycoming-Union-Snyder-Montour-
Northumberland-Columbia-
Including the cities of Lock Haven, Williamsport, Lewisburg,
Selinsgrove, Danville, Sunbury, Shamokin, Bloomsburg, and Berwick
1130 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017
                                Today      Tonight          Fri
Cloud Cover                     PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                      None        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)                   0           60           60
Temp (24h trend)              84 (-1)      66 (+8)           85
RH % (24h trend)              49 (+7)      100 (0)           61
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)          LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR        SW  5
Precip Amount                    0.00         0.23         0.40
Precip Duration                                  5            9
Precip Begin                                  6 PM   Continuing
Precip End                              Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           5650          530         4750
Transport Wnd (mph)              S 10         S 13        SW 13
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               62990            0       102560
Dispersion                          5            1            5
DSI                                 1            0            1
LAL                       1-8 STRIKES  >25 STRIKES  >25 STRIKES
Haines Index                        4            3            3
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
REMARKS...None.
.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the
lower 80s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower
80s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the mid 80s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. West
winds 10 to 15 mph.
$$
PAZ035-036-056>059-063>066-172115-
Fulton-Franklin-Perry-Dauphin-Schuylkill-Lebanon-Cumberland-Adams-
York-Lancaster-
Including the cities of McConnellsburg, Chambersburg, Newport,
Harrisburg, Hershey, Pottsville, Lebanon, Carlisle, Gettysburg,
York, and Lancaster
1130 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017
                                Today      Tonight          Fri
Cloud Cover                     PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                     Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)                  20           50           70
Temp (24h trend)              83 (-3)      67 (+5)           86
RH % (24h trend)             57 (+17)      100 (0)           59
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)          LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)          LGT/VAR         S  5        SW  5
Precip Amount                    0.01         0.16         0.38
Precip Duration                     0            2            8
Precip Begin                     4 PM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                 Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)           5900            0         4350
Transport Wnd (mph)              S  9        SE 10        SW 15
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               56880            0        66760
Dispersion                          5            1            5
DSI                                 1            0            1
LAL                      9-15 STRIKES16-25 STRIKES  >25 STRIKES
Haines Index                        4            3            3
RH Recovery                 Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
REMARKS...None.
.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. West winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. West
winds 10 to 15 mph.
$$
.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures below normal.  Precipitation near normal.
$$


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