941  
FNUS51 KCTP 241849  
FWFCTP  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA  
249 PM EDT SUN MAR 24 2019  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
CLOUDY SKIES WITH FAIR WEATHER WILL CONTINUE TODAY.  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES BELOW 30% ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON  
AND EARLY EVENING. WINDS WILL BE LIGHTER TODAY THOUGH  
SOME GUSTS FROM 15 TO 20MPH ARE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON. FINE  
FUEL MOISTURE (PER COORDINATION WITH FIRE WX PARTNERS) IS EXPECTED  
TO REMAIN ABOVE 10% THROUGH THE WEEKEND, AND THEREFORE NO FIRE WX  
HEADLINES ARE EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.  
 
A WEAK SYSTEM WILL MOVE THROUGH THE REGION TONIGHT THROUGH TOMORROW.  
LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED. THIS PRECIPITATION WILL HAVE LITTLE  
AFFECT ON RHS AS THEY WILL REMAIN LOW THROUGH TOMORROW AND TOMORROW  
NIGHT. WINDS HOWEVER WILL REMAIN BELOW CRITERIA.  
A PROLONGED PERIOD OF DRY WEATHER IS LIKELY TUESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY,  
WITH TEMPERATURES TRENDING WARMER BY NEXT WEEKEND.  
 
PAZ004>006-010-011-250945-  
WARREN-MCKEAN-POTTER-ELK-CAMERON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF WARREN, BRADFORD, COUDERSPORT, ST. MARYS,  
RIDGWAY, AND EMPORIUM  
249 PM EDT SUN MAR 24 2019  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY CLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 25 (+2) 43 (-4) 17 41  
RH % (24H TREND) 96 (+16) 24 (+1) 71 21  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) N 6 N 5  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 6 G17 NW 6 NW 6 N 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 10 PM  
PRECIP END 6 AM  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 20 4510 260 5000  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 6 N 9 N 12 N 10  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 0 42750 0 62010  
DISPERSION 1 5 1 5  
DSI 0 1 0 2  
LAL NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 5 5  
RH RECOVERY EXCELLENT EXCELLENT EXCELLENT EXCELLENT  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
40S. MINIMUM RH 21 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
50S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM  
RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40.  
HIGHS AROUND 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
PAZ012-017-018-250945-  
NORTHERN CLINTON-CLEARFIELD-NORTHERN CENTRE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF RENOVO, DUBOIS, CLEARFIELD,  
AND PHILIPSBURG  
249 PM EDT SUN MAR 24 2019  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 20 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 31 (+5) 47 (-3) 20 44  
RH % (24H TREND) 89 (+15) 23 (+3) 62 19  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) N 5 N 5  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 6 N 6 NW 6 N 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.02 0.01 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 10 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 11 AM  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 90 4310 560 5330  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 9 N 7 N 13 N 10  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 0 34960 690 62040  
DISPERSION 1 5 1 5  
DSI 0 1 0 2  
LAL NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 5 5  
RH RECOVERY EXCELLENT EXCELLENT EXCELLENT EXCELLENT  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 23 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
50S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
PAZ024-033-250945-  
CAMBRIA-SOMERSET-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF JOHNSTOWN AND SOMERSET  
249 PM EDT SUN MAR 24 2019  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 50 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 35 (+6) 46 (-4) 21 43  
RH % (24H TREND) 96 (+27) 38 (+18) 75 23  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR NE 6  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 6 N 6 N 6 N 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.05 0.10 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 2 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 10 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 6 PM  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 0 3550 20 4910  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 6 NE 6 N 8 N 10  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 0 22490 0 43490  
DISPERSION 1 5 1 5  
DSI 0 0 0 1  
LAL NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 4 5  
RH RECOVERY EXCELLENT EXCELLENT EXCELLENT EXCELLENT  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 27 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
50S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
PAZ019-025>028-034-035-250945-  
SOUTHERN CENTRE-BLAIR-HUNTINGDON-MIFFLIN-JUNIATA-BEDFORD-FULTON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF STATE COLLEGE, ALTOONA, HUNTINGDON,  
MOUNT UNION, LEWISTOWN, MIFFLINTOWN, BEDFORD, AND MCCONNELLSBURG  
249 PM EDT SUN MAR 24 2019  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 40 30 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 35 (+5) 49 (-5) 23 45  
RH % (24H TREND) 85 (+14) 26 (+10) 70 21  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR N 6  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 5 N 5 N 5 N 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.02 0.06 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 11 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 6 PM  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 0 3940 70 5400  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 3 NE 7 NE 9 N 12  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 0 35840 0 74840  
DISPERSION 1 5 1 5  
DSI 0 1 0 2  
LAL NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 4 5  
RH RECOVERY EXCELLENT EXCELLENT EXCELLENT EXCELLENT  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 25 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
50S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID  
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
PAZ037-041-042-250945-  
TIOGA-NORTHERN LYCOMING-SULLIVAN-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MANSFIELD, WELLSBORO, TROUT RUN,  
AND LAPORTE  
249 PM EDT SUN MAR 24 2019  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 26 (+2) 43 (-4) 18 40  
RH % (24H TREND) 92 (+18) 23 (+6) 71 22  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) N 7 N 6  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 7 G17 NW 7 NW 7 N 7  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 12 AM  
PRECIP END 6 AM  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 30 4370 0 5120  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 6 N 10 N 10 N 16  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 0 42980 0 77290  
DISPERSION 1 5 1 5  
DSI 0 1 0 2  
LAL NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 5 5  
RH RECOVERY EXCELLENT EXCELLENT EXCELLENT EXCELLENT  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.  
MINIMUM RH 22 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
PAZ045-046-049>053-058-250945-  
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  
249 PM EDT SUN MAR 24 2019  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 20 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 34 (+7) 48 (-4) 22 44  
RH % (24H TREND) 79 (+1) 23 (+9) 62 20  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) NW 6 N 7  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 6 NW 6 N 6 N 7  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.01 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 12 AM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 5 PM  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 0 4170 110 5580  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 5 N 9 N 10 N 16  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 0 38760 0 81340  
DISPERSION 1 5 1 5  
DSI 0 1 0 2  
LAL NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 5 5  
RH RECOVERY EXCELLENT EXCELLENT EXCELLENT EXCELLENT  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
40S. MINIMUM RH 25 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
50S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
60S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID  
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
PAZ036-056-057-059-063>066-250945-  
FRANKLIN-PERRY-DAUPHIN-LEBANON-CUMBERLAND-ADAMS-YORK-LANCASTER-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CHAMBERSBURG, NEWPORT, HARRISBURG,  
HERSHEY, LEBANON, CARLISLE, GETTYSBURG, YORK, AND LANCASTER  
249 PM EDT SUN MAR 24 2019  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY PCLDY CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 30 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 39 (+7) 50 (-5) 25 46  
RH % (24H TREND) 79 (+10) 32 (+18) 68 22  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR N 7  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) SW 5 N 6 N 6 N 7  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.06 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 11 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 6 PM  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 0 4310 0 5580  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 3 N 8 NE 9 N 15  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 0 33780 0 79770  
DISPERSION 1 5 1 5  
DSI 0 1 0 2  
LAL NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 4 5  
RH RECOVERY EXCELLENT EXCELLENT EXCELLENT EXCELLENT  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.  
MINIMUM RH 26 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
50S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
60S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

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

 
 
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