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Philadelphia, PA
Conditions as of 11:54 AM
Overcast
Temperature: 34°
Wind: ENE 8 mph
Dew point:28°
Pressure:29.61 in.
Wind chill:27°
Humidity: 79%
Visibility: 10.0 miles
Observed at: Northeast Philadelphia, PA
5 Day Forecast for ZIP Code 19019
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Current forecast
Issued by the National Weather Service at 10:58 am EST on February 9, 2016
Snow...mostly light was occurring late this morning over southeast Pennsylvania, far southwest New Jersey, northern Delaware and the northeast tip of Maryland. Snow will become heavier at times this afternoon, especially over Cecil County of northeast Maryland into far northern Delaware and southeast Pennsylvania, west and southwest of Philadelphia. Snow will melt on most surfaces in Philadelphia and southwest New Jersey during midday because of above freezing temperatures. However snow will accumulate where its near freezing over northeast Maryland, far northern Delaware and southeast Pennsylvania, to the southwest and west of Philadelphia.
Forecast for Philadelphia
snow Tuesday
Cloudy with periods of snow late. High 39F. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 70%. Snow accumulations less than one inch.
  Tuesday Night
Snow this evening will transition to snow showers late. Low 31F. Winds SE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 80%. 1 to 3 inches of snow expected.
partlycloudy Wednesday
Cloudy skies early, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. A few flurries or snow showers possible. High 38F. Winds W at 15 to 25 mph.
  Wednesday Night
Partly to mostly cloudy. Low 23F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph.
mostlycloudy Thursday
A mix of clouds and sun in the morning followed by cloudy skies during the afternoon. High 28F. Winds WNW at 15 to 25 mph.
  Thursday Night
Mostly clear skies. Low 14F. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph.
partlycloudy Friday
Intervals of clouds and sunshine. High 32F. Winds WSW at 10 to 15 mph.
  Friday Night
Cloudy skies early will become partly cloudy later at night. Low 18F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.
partlycloudy Saturday
Wind increasing. A few clouds from time to time. High near 20F. Winds NW at 20 to 30 mph.
  Saturday Night
Partly cloudy skies. Low 2F. Winds NW at 10 to 20 mph.
clear Sunday
Sunny. High 23F. Winds NW at 10 to 20 mph.
  Sunday Night
Mainly clear early, then a few clouds later on. Low 13F. Winds light and variable.
snow Monday
Cloudy skies early followed by a mixture of light rain and snow in the afternoon. High 36F. Winds SE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precip 50%.
  Monday Night
Variable clouds with snow showers. Low 28F. Winds ESE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 60%. Snow accumulating 3 to 5 inches.
rain Tuesday
Rain or snow showers in the morning will give way to partly cloudy skies in the afternoon. High 48F. Winds NNW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
  Tuesday Night
A few clouds. Low 28F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.
partlycloudy Wednesday
Intervals of clouds and sunshine. High 46F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph.
  Wednesday Night
Mainly clear. Low 29F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.
clear Thursday
Except for a few afternoon clouds, mainly sunny. High 46F. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph.
  Thursday Night
Mostly clear skies. Low around 30F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.
chancerain Friday
Partly cloudy in the morning. Increasing clouds with periods of showers later in the day. High 51F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
  Friday Night
A mixture of rain and snow showers. Low around 35F. Winds light and variable. Chance of precip 60%.
 
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Almanac
Key: T = Trace of precipitation; MM = data not available
February 9, 2016
Normal high:84° Record high:96° (2010)
Normal low:64° Record low:53° (1905)
Sunrise:7:00 AM Moon Rise: 7:30 AM
Sunset:5:28 PM Moon Set: 6:59 PM
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Astronomy
Sunrise:07:00 AM (EST) Moon Rise:07:30 AM (EST)
Sunset:05:28 PM (EST) Moon Set:06:59 PM (EST)
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... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 6 am EST
Wednesday...

* locations... southeastern Pennsylvania... portions of northern
and central New Jersey.

* Accumulations... snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches.

* Timing... wet snow may become briefly heavy this afternoon or
evening.

* Impacts... accumulating snow will affect travel, especially during
the evening commute. Even the Wednesday morning commute may be
affected by the last batches of snow leaving the area. Road
conditions will likely deteriorate during times of heavier
snowfall rates. Remember... bridges and other elevated surfaces
tend to become slippery first.

* Temperatures... within a few degrees of 30.

* Winds... northeast 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Report snow and ice accumulation to the National Weather Service
by calling our trained spotter line... posting to the NWS Mount
Holly facebook Page... or using twitter @nws_mountholly.

Snowfall and ice accumulation forecast maps in addition to
experimental probabilistic snowfall information for the latest
event are available online at www.Weather.Gov/phi/winter






... Coastal Flood Advisory remains in effect until 5 PM EST this
afternoon...

* location... the tidal section of the Delaware River and its tidal
tributaries.

* Coastal flooding... widespread minor flooding is expected around the
times of high tide this afternoon.

* Timing... high tide works its way up the tidal Delaware River
between 1230 PM and 330 PM.

* Impacts... considerable roadway flooding is anticipated. Some roads
may be closed due to high water.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal Flood Advisory means that minor tidal flooding is
expected. Minor tidal flooding often results in some Road
closures. Usually... the most vulnerable roadways will flood.

Do not leave your vehicle at a location that is prone to tidal
flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flood waters. The
water may be deeper than you think it is. You will be putting
yourself in danger and your vehicle may be damaged... leading to
costly repairs.

For a list of the impact of different tide heights in your County
please go to www.Weather.Gov/phi/tides (all in lower case).





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