856  
FNUS51 KCTP 221555  
FWFCTP  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA  
1055 AM EST MON JAN 22 2018  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
A WARM FRONT OVER CENTRAL PA THIS MORNING WILL LIFT SLOWLY NORTH  
THIS AFTERNOON. A FEW SHOWERS WILL LINGER OVER THE NORTH THIS  
AFTERNOON. IN GENERAL, THOUGH IT WILL BE VERY MILD AND DAMP  
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.  
 
A POTENT AREA OF LOW PRESSURE MOVING ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES  
WILL PUSH A TRAILING COLD FRONT THROUGH THE COMMONWEALTH ON  
TUESDAY.  
 
GUSTY WESTERLY WINDS OF 35 TO 45 MPH WILL OCCUR IN THE WAKE OF  
THE COLD FRONT TUESDAY NIGHT, BEFORE GRADUALLY DECREASING DURING  
THE DAY WEDNESDAY.  
 
PAZ004>006-010-011-222115-  
WARREN-MCKEAN-POTTER-ELK-CAMERON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF WARREN, BRADFORD, COUDERSPORT, ST. MARYS,  
RIDGWAY, AND EMPORIUM  
1055 AM EST MON JAN 22 2018  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS RAIN SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 100 100 80  
TEMP (24H TREND) 52 (+11) 40 (+2) 44  
RH % (24H TREND) 61 (-15) 100 (0) 68  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR SW 11 G24  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) SE 6 SE 9 G18 SW 17 G34  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.08 0.31 0.16  
PRECIP DURATION 5 8 8  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM 7 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END 4 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 520 250 4830  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 9 SE 10 SW 32  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 8710 360 166880  
DISPERSION 4 1 5  
DSI 1 0 1  
LAL NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 3  
RH RECOVERY EXCELLENT EXCELLENT EXCELLENT  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
BREEZY. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS  
IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. WEST WINDS 15 TO  
25 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 13. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
20S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS COOL. LOWS AROUND 13. HIGHS IN  
THE UPPER 30S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN  
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
 

 
 
PAZ012-017-018-222115-  
NORTHERN CLINTON-CLEARFIELD-NORTHERN CENTRE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF RENOVO, DUBOIS, CLEARFIELD,  
AND PHILIPSBURG  
1055 AM EST MON JAN 22 2018  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS RAIN SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 100 100 80  
TEMP (24H TREND) 51 (+9) 41 (+3) 45  
RH % (24H TREND) 61 (-12) 100 (0) 67  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR SW 10 G27  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR SE 7 G18 SW 18 G40  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.11 0.32 0.15  
PRECIP DURATION 5 6 5  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM 7 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END 4 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 570 280 5410  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 7 SE 10 W 35  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 7250 310 183830  
DISPERSION 3 1 5  
DSI 1 0 1  
LAL NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 3  
RH RECOVERY EXCELLENT EXCELLENT EXCELLENT  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS AROUND 30. WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 17. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
20S. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS COOL. LOWS AROUND 16. HIGHS  
AROUND 40. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN  
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
PAZ024-033-222115-  
CAMBRIA-SOMERSET-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF JOHNSTOWN AND SOMERSET  
1055 AM EST MON JAN 22 2018  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS RAIN SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 90 100 70  
TEMP (24H TREND) 58 (+12) 41 (-3) 45  
RH % (24H TREND) 44 (-27) 100 (0) 64  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR SW 14 G35  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) S 7 S 10 G21 W 22 G40  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.03 0.26 0.10  
PRECIP DURATION 4 6 4  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM 7 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END 1 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 770 120 5630  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 9 SE 10 W 39  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 25620 0 218450  
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
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. WEST WINDS 20 TO  
30 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 19. HIGHS AROUND 30. WEST  
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS COOL. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN  
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
 

 
 
PAZ019-025>028-034-035-222115-  
SOUTHERN CENTRE-BLAIR-HUNTINGDON-MIFFLIN-JUNIATA-BEDFORD-FULTON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF STATE COLLEGE, ALTOONA, HUNTINGDON,  
MOUNT UNION, LEWISTOWN, MIFFLINTOWN, BEDFORD, AND MCCONNELLSBURG  
1055 AM EST MON JAN 22 2018  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS RAIN SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 80 100 90  
TEMP (24H TREND) 56 (+8) 43 (+3) 49  
RH % (24H TREND) 40 (-19) 100 (0) 57  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR SW 9 G26  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR S 8 G20 W 16 G39  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.10 0.35 0.15  
PRECIP DURATION 4 6 5  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM 7 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END 1 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 860 190 5870  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 7 SE 9 W 37  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 9910 0 207580  
DISPERSION 4 1 5  
DSI 1 0 1  
LAL NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
RH RECOVERY EXCELLENT EXCELLENT EXCELLENT  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS  
IN THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE  
MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.  
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS  
IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
 

 
 
PAZ037-041-042-222115-  
TIOGA-NORTHERN LYCOMING-SULLIVAN-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MANSFIELD, WELLSBORO, TROUT RUN,  
AND LAPORTE  
1055 AM EST MON JAN 22 2018  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS RAIN SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 100 100  
TEMP (24H TREND) 46 (+6) 40 (+5) 46  
RH % (24H TREND) 68 (+3) 100 (0) 68  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR SW 10 G24  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR S 10 G22 SW 15 G34  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.10 0.36 0.25  
PRECIP DURATION 5 6 9  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 450 200 4340  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 10 S 10 W 29  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 8710 0 123120  
DISPERSION 4 1 5  
DSI 1 0 1  
LAL NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 3  
RH RECOVERY EXCELLENT EXCELLENT EXCELLENT  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN  
THE UPPER 20S. WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 15. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
20S. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 12. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.  
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
40S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN  
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.  
 

 
 
PAZ045-046-049>053-058-222115-  
SOUTHERN CLINTON-SOUTHERN LYCOMING-UNION-SNYDER-MONTOUR-  
NORTHUMBERLAND-COLUMBIA-SCHUYLKILL-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF LOCK HAVEN, WILLIAMSPORT, LEWISBURG,  
SELINSGROVE, DANVILLE, SUNBURY, SHAMOKIN, BLOOMSBURG, BERWICK,  
AND POTTSVILLE  
1055 AM EST MON JAN 22 2018  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS RAIN SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 50 100 100  
TEMP (24H TREND) 49 (+6) 40 (+5) 50  
RH % (24H TREND) 63 (+3) 100 (0) 65  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR S 8 G20  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR SE 7 G18 SW 13 G31  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.09 0.41 0.28  
PRECIP DURATION 2 6 10  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM 10 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END 4 PM CONTINUING 6 PM  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 580 170 4410  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 8 SE 9 W 26  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 8360 0 139930  
DISPERSION 4 1 5  
DSI 1 0 1  
LAL NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 3  
RH RECOVERY EXCELLENT EXCELLENT EXCELLENT  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS  
IN THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 15. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.  
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
40S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS  
AROUND 50. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
 

 
 
PAZ036-056-057-059-063>066-222115-  
FRANKLIN-PERRY-DAUPHIN-LEBANON-CUMBERLAND-ADAMS-YORK-LANCASTER-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CHAMBERSBURG, NEWPORT, HARRISBURG,  
HERSHEY, LEBANON, CARLISLE, GETTYSBURG, YORK, AND LANCASTER  
1055 AM EST MON JAN 22 2018  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS RAIN SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 100 100  
TEMP (24H TREND) 55 (+2) 43 (+3) 55  
RH % (24H TREND) 51 (0) 100 (0) 56  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR SW 10 G24  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR SE 7 G18 W 14 G32  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.03 0.31 0.23  
PRECIP DURATION 1 6 10  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM 10 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END 1 PM CONTINUING 6 PM  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 720 50 5440  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 7 SE 8 W 30  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 6510 0 185770  
DISPERSION 3 1 5  
DSI 1 0 1  
LAL NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
RH RECOVERY EXCELLENT EXCELLENT EXCELLENT  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
BREEZY. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS  
IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.  
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
 

 
   
OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS
 
 
TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL. PRECIPITATION ABOVE NORMAL.  
 

 
 
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