Mountainhome, PA

1:02 PM EDT on May 27, 2015 (GMT -0400)
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Active Advisory: Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Elev 1916 ft 41.14 °N, 75.38 °W | Updated 9 minutes ago

Mostly Cloudy
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79 °F
Feels Like 79 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from SSW
Gusts 20 mph

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5:33 AM 8:23 PM
Waxing Gibbous, 68% visible
Pressure 30.15 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 2600 ft
Mostly Cloudy 3100 ft
Dew Point 62 °F
Humidity 56%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 6 out of 12
Pollen 4.90 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Sporadic
METAR KMPO 271653Z AUTO 20011G17KT 10SM SCT026 BKN031 26/17 A3019 RMK AO2 SLP209 T02610167

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Pressure 30.15 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 2600 ft
Mostly Cloudy 3100 ft
Dew Point 62 °F
Humidity 56%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 6 out of 12
Pollen 4.90 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Sporadic
METAR KMPO 271653Z AUTO 20011G17KT 10SM SCT026 BKN031 26/17 A3019 RMK AO2 SLP209 T02610167

More Conditions Fewer Conditions

Nowcast | as of 12:52 PM EDT on May 27, 2015

Thunderstorms over central Pennsylvania will move east into the region over the next few hours. Strong gusty winds and heavy downpours with accumulations up to a quarter inch can be expected through 3 PM...motorist can expect periods of reduced visibilites.

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Statement as of 12:55 PM EDT on May 27, 2015

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
western Connecticut
District of Columbia
Delaware
western Massachusetts
eastern Maryland
New Jersey
eastern New York
eastern Pennsylvania
northern Virginia
Vermont
coastal waters

* effective this Wednesday afternoon and evening from 1255 PM
until 700 PM EDT.

* Primary threats include...
scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible
isolated large hail events to 1.5 inches in diameter possible

Summary... storms expanding in coverage at this time across the
northern Appalachians and mid-Atlantic region should continue to
organize/intensify over the next several hours. Risk for damaging
winds and local/marginal hail will accompany these storms as they
shift eastward through the afternoon.

The Severe Thunderstorm Watch area is approximately along and 70
statute miles east and west of a line from 5 miles west northwest
of Newport Vermont to 15 miles west southwest of Baltimore
Maryland. For a complete depiction of the watch see the
associated watch outline update (wous64 kwns wou7).

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Remember... a Severe Thunderstorm Watch means conditions are
favorable for severe thunderstorms in and close to the watch
area. Persons in these areas should be on the lookout for
threatening weather conditions and listen for later statements
and possible warnings. Severe thunderstorms can and occasionally
do produce tornadoes.


Aviation... a few severe thunderstorms with hail surface and aloft
to 1.5 inches. Extreme turbulence and surface wind gusts to 60
knots. A few cumulonimbi with maximum tops to 500. Mean storm
motion vector 24035.


... Goss