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Philadelphia, PA
Conditions as of 3:54 PM
Mostly Cloudy
Temperature: 24°
Wind: WNW 18 mph
Dew point:
Pressure:30.06 in.
Wind chill:10°
Humidity: 38%
Visibility: 10.0 miles
Observed at: Northeast Philadelphia, PA
5 Day Forecast for ZIP Code 19019
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Forecast for Philadelphia
cloudy Thursday
Cloudy skies. A few flurries or snow showers possible. High around 25F. Winds WNW at 15 to 25 mph.
  Thursday Night
Partly cloudy skies. Low 16F. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph.
mostlycloudy Friday
A mix of clouds and sun early, then becoming cloudy later in the day. High near 30F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.
  Friday Night
Cloudy. A few flurries or snow showers possible. Low 21F. WSW winds at less than 5 mph, increasing to 15 to 25 mph.
partlycloudy Saturday
Windy and becoming cloudy in the afternoon. A few flurries or snow showers possible. High 19F. Winds NW at 20 to 30 mph.
  Saturday Night
Partly cloudy skies. Low 3F. Winds NW at 15 to 25 mph.
clear Sunday
Sunny. High 22F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.
  Sunday Night
Partly cloudy skies during the evening will give way to cloudy skies overnight. Low 12F. Winds light and variable.
snow Monday
Cloudy with periods of snow during the afternoon. High 34F. Winds SE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 60%. Snow accumulating 1 to 3 inches.
  Monday Night
Rain and snow in the evening changing to rain late. Low 31F. Winds ESE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precip 90%. Snow accumulating 1 to 3 inches.
rain Tuesday
Rain early...then remaining cloudy with showers in the afternoon. High around 50F. N winds shifting to SW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 90%. Rainfall near a half an inch.
  Tuesday Night
Showers in the evening, then clearing overnight. Low near 30F. Winds NW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
partlycloudy Wednesday
Partly cloudy. High 48F. Winds W at 10 to 20 mph.
  Wednesday Night
Showers in the evening, then clearing overnight. Low around 25F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
clear Thursday
Mainly sunny. High 42F. Winds NW at 10 to 20 mph.
  Thursday Night
A mostly clear sky. Low around 25F. Winds NNW at 5 to 10 mph.
partlycloudy Friday
Partly cloudy. High 47F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph.
  Friday Night
Cloudy with occasional showers late at night. Low 37F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
partlycloudy Saturday
Partly cloudy skies. High 53F. Winds WSW at 10 to 15 mph.
  Saturday Night
Partly cloudy skies early will give way to occasional showers later during the night. Low 33F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
chancerain Sunday
Considerable cloudiness with occasional rain showers. High 53F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
  Sunday Night
Showers in the evening, then partly cloudy overnight. Low 32F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
 
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February 11, 2016
Normal high:41° Record high:68° (2009)
Normal low:25° Record low:-9° (1899)
Sunrise:6:58 AM Moon Rise: 8:46 AM
Sunset:5:30 PM Moon Set: 9:20 PM
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Astronomy
Sunrise:06:58 AM (EST) Moon Rise:08:46 AM (EST)
Sunset:05:30 PM (EST) Moon Set:09:20 PM (EST)
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... Major outbreak of Arctic air this weekend...

Bitterly cold temperatures and dangerous wind chills will move into
the area this weekend.

* Temperatures Saturday night into early Sunday morning will fall to
between zero and 5 above in and around Philadelphia and areas
south and east, zero to 5 below in eastern Pennsylvania and
northern New Jersey, and as low as 12 below in the Poconos. Wind
chill values during this time could reach life threatening levels
as cold as 15 to 30 below zero, with the coldest in the Poconos.

* High temperatures on Sunday will only be in the teens, except
in the single digits in the Poconos.

* Cold spells of this magnitude bring a risk of frostbite and
hypothermia for anyone who does not take proper precautions. In
addition, frozen pipes and overworked furnaces could leave your
house without heat or running water, and car batteries run the
risk of dying. In addition, make sure your home and car have
plenty of fuel.

* Never venture outdoors without wearing gloves, a hat and several
layers of clothing. Wind chill values Saturday night into
Sunday morning could lead to frostbite in less than 30 minutes
if proper precautions are not taken. Check on your elderly
neighbors to be sure they are okay.

* Run water at a trickle and keep Cabinet doors open to prevent
pipes from freezing, especially for exposed pipes and those along
exterior walls.

* Never use a stove or oven to heat your home or use an open flame
to melt frozen pipes. Many house fires result from these practices.

* Check tire pressure and your car battery. Be sure your car has a
winter safety kit that includes a blanket, warm clothes and gloves
in case your car breaks down or becomes stranded.

* Take extra steps to keep your pets warm and know their limits to
the cold.


Gorse/meola/drag


202 PM EST Thu Feb 11 2016

... Major outbreak of Arctic air this weekend...

Bitterly cold temperatures and dangerous wind chills will move into
the area this weekend.

* Temperatures Saturday night into early Sunday morning will fall to
between zero and 5 above in and around Philadelphia and areas
south and east, zero to 5 below in eastern Pennsylvania and
northern New Jersey, and as low as 12 below in the Poconos. Wind
chill values during this time could reach life threatening levels
as cold as 15 to 30 below zero, with the coldest in the Poconos.

* High temperatures on Sunday will only be in the teens, except
in the single digits in the Poconos.

* Cold spells of this magnitude bring a risk of frostbite and
hypothermia for anyone who does not take proper precautions. In
addition, frozen pipes and overworked furnaces could leave your
house without heat or running water, and car batteries run the
risk of dying. In addition, make sure your home and car have
plenty of fuel.

* Never venture outdoors without wearing gloves, a hat and several
layers of clothing. Wind chill values Saturday night into
Sunday morning could lead to frostbite in less than 30 minutes
if proper precautions are not taken. Check on your elderly
neighbors to be sure they are okay.

* Run water at a trickle and keep Cabinet doors open to prevent
pipes from freezing, especially for exposed pipes and those along
exterior walls.

* Never use a stove or oven to heat your home or use an open flame
to melt frozen pipes. Many house fires result from these practices.

* Check tire pressure and your car battery. Be sure your car has a
winter safety kit that includes a blanket, warm clothes and gloves
in case your car breaks down or becomes stranded.

* Take extra steps to keep your pets warm and know their limits to
the cold.


Gorse/meola/drag

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