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Philadelphia, PA
Conditions as of 12:11 PM
Light Snow
Temperature: 35°
Wind: North 13 mph
Dew point:31°
Pressure:30.02 in.
Wind chill:26°
Humidity: 85%
Visibility: 1.5 miles
Observed at: Northeast Philadelphia, PA
5 Day Forecast for ZIP Code 19019
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Rain Chance of Snow Partly Cloudy Partly Cloudy Mostly Cloudy
46° | 32°
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41° | 28°
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43° | 30°
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45° | 36°
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54° | 48°
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Current forecast
Issued by the National Weather Service at 11:46 am EST on November 26, 2014
Rain has begun to change over to snow, and light to moderate snow will continue into the afternoon hours. Light rain or sleet may continue to mix in at times, but the precipitation is now expected to remain all snow for most areas. Temperatures will remain in the lower to mid 30s. Northeast winds around 5 to 10 mph with gusts around 15 mph will continue as well. A few isolated lightning strikes and rumbles of thunder may also occur. Drivers are urged to use caution and be alert for changing weather conditions and roadway conditions.
Forecast for Philadelphia
rain Wednesday
Overcast with rain. High of 46F. Breezy. Winds from the NNE at 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 30 mph. Chance of rain 100% with rainfall amounts near 0.9 in. possible.
  Wednesday Night
Overcast with a chance of snow and a chance of rain. Low of 32F with a windchill as low as 23F. Breezy. Winds from the NW at 5 to 25 mph. Chance of snow 50% with accumulations up to 2 in. possible.
cloudy Thursday
Overcast with a chance of snow and a chance of rain, then a chance of rain in the afternoon. High of 41F. Winds from the NW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 20% .
  Thursday Night
Overcast in the evening, then partly cloudy. Low of 28F. Winds from the NW at 5 to 10 mph.
partlycloudy Friday
Partly cloudy in the morning, then clear. High of 43F. Winds from the WNW at 5 to 10 mph.
  Friday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening, then overcast. Low of 30F. Winds less than 5 mph.
partlycloudy Saturday
Partly cloudy. High of 45F. Winds from the SSW at 5 to 10 mph.
  Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. Low of 36F. Winds less than 5 mph.
mostlycloudy Sunday
Overcast. High of 54F. Winds from the SSW at 5 to 10 mph.
  Sunday Night
Overcast. Low of 48F. Winds from the SW at 5 to 10 mph.
mostlycloudy Monday
Mostly cloudy. High of 59F. Winds from the West at 5 to 10 mph.
  Monday Night
Partly cloudy. Low of 36F. Winds from the NNW at 10 to 15 mph.
partlycloudy Tuesday
Clear. High of 46F. Winds from the North at 10 to 15 mph.
  Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. Low of 30F. Winds from the ENE at 5 to 10 mph.
partlycloudy Wednesday
Partly cloudy. High of 50F. Winds from the SE at 5 to 10 mph.
  Wednesday Night
Overcast. Low of 55F. Winds from the South at 5 to 10 mph.
chancetstorms Thursday
Mostly cloudy with a chance of a thunderstorm. High of 61F. Winds from the SSW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
  Thursday Night
Overcast with a chance of a thunderstorm. Low of 46F. Winds less than 5 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
mostlycloudy Friday
Mostly cloudy. High of 48F. Winds from the NW at 5 to 10 mph.
  Friday Night
Partly cloudy. Low of 41F. Winds less than 5 mph.
clear Saturday
Clear. High of 48F. Winds from the NW at 5 to 10 mph.
  Saturday Night
Clear. Low of 41F. Winds less than 5 mph.
 
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Almanac
Key: T = Trace of precipitation; MM = data not available
November 26, 2014
Normal high:50° Record high:70° (1946)
Normal low:34° Record low:14° (1938)
Sunrise:6:57 AM Moon Rise: 10:28 AM
Sunset:4:36 PM Moon Set: 9:05 PM
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Astronomy
Sunrise:06:57 AM (EST) Moon Rise:10:28 AM (EST)
Sunset:04:36 PM (EST) Moon Set:09:05 PM (EST)
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... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 10 PM EST this
evening...

* locations... Philadelphia... the nearby Pennsylvania suburbs as
well as Mercer and Middlesex counties in New Jersey.

* Accumulations... snow accumulation of 1 to 4 inches with the
highest amounts in the north and western suburbs of
Philadelphia.

* Hazard types... wet snow.

* Timing... a mix of rain and snow late this morning will change
over to wet snow and sleet from north to south through the early
afternoon.

* Temperatures... in the mid 30s.

* Winds... north 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* Impacts... once the precipitation changes to wet snow, slick
conditions on untreated roads are possible. This could lead to
travel delays. Anyone with Holiday travel plans is urged to
check Road conditions before leaving. More difficult traveling
conditions will be occurring farther to the north and west. Wet
snow could also obscure Road signs.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow... sleet... or
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for
slippery roads and limited visibilities... and use caution while
driving.




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