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icon SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
Lehigh County
Issued - January 28 2015 6:32 am EST
Update - January 28, 2015 6:57am EST
Expires -

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
632 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015

...SLIPPERY TRAVEL IN SOME SPOTS DURING THE MORNING COMMUTE...

THERE WILL BE ICY SPOTS, PARTICULARLY ON UNTREATED SECONDARY
ROADS, EARLY THIS MORNING AS ANY MOISTURE LEFTOVER FROM SNOWMELT
HAD THE CHANCE TO REFREEZE LAST NIGHT. ADDITIONALLY, ROADS MAY BE
SNOW COVERED IN AREAS THAT ARE EXPOSED TO GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS.

USE EXTRA CAUTION IF TRAVELING DURING THE MORNING COMMUTE BY
REDUCING SPEED, KEEPING A SAFE DISTANCE BEHIND THE VEHICLE IN
FRONT OF YOU AND STAYING ALERT FOR POTENTIAL PATCHES OF ICE.

JRK


icon HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
Lehigh County
Issued - January 28 2015 4:09 am EST
Update - January 28, 2015 6:57am EST
Expires - January 29 4:15am EST

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
409 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL DELAWARE...NORTHERN
DELAWARE...SOUTHERN DELAWARE...NORTHEAST MARYLAND...CENTRAL NEW
JERSEY...NORTHERN NEW JERSEY...NORTHWEST NEW JERSEY...SOUTHERN NEW
JERSEY...EAST CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA AND SOUTHEAST PENNSYLVANIA.

• DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

• DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

LIGHT SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS ARE LIKELY THURSDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY
MORNING.

WIND CHILL FACTORS NEAR OR BELOW ZERO ARE POSSIBLE FRIDAY NIGHT
AND SATURDAY MORNING.

A STORM MAY BRING SNOW OR MIXED PRECIPITATION SUNDAY NIGHT INTO
MONDAY.

• SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.


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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 28-Jan-2015 @ 7:00am  
Temperature Current Conditions Forecast / Solar Field
Currently Outside: Warmer 0.1°F than last hour.

15.7°F

Wind Chill:  3.4°F
Very Cold
High Today
16.7°F
12:00 AM
Low Today
15.4°F
6:09 AM
Yest High
31.1°F
3:21 PM
Yest Low
16.7°F
11:38 PM
Rec* High
60.0°F
2002
Rec* Low
-7.0°F
1935
* Records from Weather Underground
Dry Dry

Wind from W Wind:  W
10.2

Gusting to:
14.0 mph
Current Snow Snow3:
0.00 in
Fire Weather Index: MINIMAL Current FWI:4
Fire Danger:
0.0 of 232
Today

Sunny
Sunny

Hi 28 °F
Tonight

Mostly Clear
Mostly
Clear
Lo 7 °F
Thursday

Chance Snow. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%
Chance
Snow
Hi 33 °F
APCI Solar Field Facing SE
SPC Activity Map
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Increased 0.9°F since last hour. 2.8°F
Last Hour: Increased 0.9°F since last hour. 0.9°F
High 12:00 AM: 8.3°F
Low 5:13 AM: 1.8°F
Record High: 79.5°F on
9/11/2013
Record Low: -19.8°F on
1/7/2014
Wetbulb: 13.1°F
Rain Today
rain graph

Melt Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.01 in
Last 7 Days: 0.66 in
Jan Rain: 2.34 in
Jan to Date
  Avg:10
0.00 in
Jan to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Over 2.34 in for the month 2.34 in
Jan Avg: 3.05 in
Diff from Avg: Under 0.71 in for the month 0.71 in
Season:1 2.34 in
YTD
  Avg:11
0.00 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Over 2.34 in for the year 2.34 in
Last Rain
Time/Date:
1/27/2015
at 1:20 PM
9 rain days in 2015
9 days in January
1 day since last rain
Current: W  10.2 mph
1Hr Average: 7.2 mph
Wind Run: 45.21 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 14.0 mph
Today: 21.0 mph 6:50 AM
Month: 38.0 mph Jan-5
Year: 38.0 mph Jan-5
Record Gust: 54.1 mph
10/29/2012
Sunlight:
10 hrs 0 min
of Sunlight Today
graph 41.7% 58.3%
Which is
2 min 14 sec Longer
Than Yesterday
 
Waxing Gibbous, 7 days, 22 hours, 49 minutes in cycle
63%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: Increased 2% since last hour. 56%
Last Hour: Increased 2% since last hour. 2%
High 12:00 AM: 69%
Low 4:49 AM: 54%
Record High: 100%
7/14/2014
Record Low: 0%
1/13/2015
Current: Rising 0.02  inHg/hr 30.103 inHg
Last Hour: Steady
High 6:58 AM: 30.103
Low 12:16 AM: 29.957
Record High: 30.770 inHg
11/29/2013
Record Low: 28.423 inHg
10/29/2012
Heating Degree Days Snow3 Wind Chill Air
Today: 11.0
Jan: 751.7
2015 to Date: 708.6
Cooling Degree Days
2015 to Date: 28.0
Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 7.30 in
Jan Snow: Over 6.563 in for the month 10.50 in
Jan Avg: 3.94 in
Diff from Avg: 6.56 in
Season Total:2 16.20 in
Snow Depth: 0.00 in
3 snow days in January
3 snow days this season.2
First Snow of Season:
//
Average 1st Snow:
Current: 3.4°F
Low 6:50 AM: 1.0°F
Yesterday: 4.4°F
Record: -24.5°F
1/7/2014
Quality
Index6:

30


Good
Density:
1.344 kg/m3
Current UV Index Current Solar Energy9
0.0
Sunburn in
N/A Minutes
Highest:
12:00 AM
0.0
0 W/m2
0%
W/m2 SI
High Today:
12:00 AM
W/m2 Record:1389 W/m2
Almanac Irrigation Index5 Station All Time Records Cloud Level
Current: Early Morning
YTD Avg Temp: 26.2°F
Sunrise: 7:15 am
Sunset: 5:15 pm
Moonrise: 12:19 pm
Moonset: 1:42 am
Full Moon: 0/02/2015
New Moon: 23:48 UTC
0/February/2015
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.02 in
7-Days Rain: 0.66 in
7-Days ET: 0.14 in
7-Day:  0.519 in water in excess of what evaporated in last 7 days. 0.519 in
January:  1.97 in water in excess of what evaporated this month. 1.97 in
HIGHS: LOWS:
97.3°F
0/7/2012
-1.8°F
1/7/2014
Daytime Records
  94.5°F
1/06/2012
  2.7°F
1/07/2014
Nitetime Records
  83.3°F
7/18/2012
  2.1°F
1/04/2014
ICN:0 | S3C2:1 | Ajax 3.xx
ISS:Ok | CON:4.6 | RCP:99%
1 Rain season: Jan 1st to Dec 31st.   2 Snow season July 1st to June 30th.   3 Snow manually measured usually around 7AM and 7PM.   4 Updated at Noon Central Time.   5 Estimated amount of water needed to replace the water used by plants and evaporation from the past week. (Negative numbers mean amount of water needed, positive numbers mean excess water is present).   6 Air Quality Index is provided by Minnesota Polution Control Agency and is updated hourly between the hours of 6AM and Midnight.   9 Solar Index represents either an absolute scale of solar energy (W/m²) using the station’s recorded maximum or a percentage of computed theoretical solar maximum using the station’s location and time of day. These indices differ most when the sun is low on the horizon. The current scale is shown, and will toggle if it or the icon is clicked.   10 Historical average only to day 28 of just the month of January for this station since 2013.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 28 of January for this station since 2013.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook Today & Tonight
Today

Sunny
Sunny

Hi 28 °F
NWS forecast: Sunny, with a high near 28. Wind chill values as low as -2. Northwest wind 11 to 15 mph.
Local station forecast: SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
Tonight

Mostly Clear
Mostly
Clear
Lo 7 °F
NWS forecast: Mostly clear, with a low around 7. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Thursday

Chance Snow. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%
Chance
Snow
Hi 33 °F
Thursday
Night

Snow Likely. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%
Snow
Likely
Lo 25 °F
Friday

Slight Chc Snow. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%
Slight Chc
Snow
Hi 30 °F
Friday
Night

Blustery
Blustery

Lo 2 °F
Saturday

Sunny
Sunny

Hi 17 °F
Saturday
Night

Partly Cloudy
Partly
Cloudy
Lo 7 °F
Sunday

Chance Snow. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%
Chance
Snow
Hi 29 °F
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