Issued by NWS Middle Atlantic RFC
AGUS71 KRHA 050108
MIDDLE ATLANTIC RIVER FORECAST CENTER
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
808 PM EST WED MAR 04 2015
Since 12Z Wednesday most of the steadiest precipitation
fell across parts of the upper Potomac river basin.
Below is a list of the highest observed precipitation
totals (water equivalents) over the past 12 hours
ending 00Z Thursday.
Value County St Location
0.50 Garrett MD Oakland
0.48 Garrett MD Accident
0.43 Garrett MD Grantsville
0.31 Garrett MD Swanton MADIS
0.20 Augusta VA Hearthstone Lake Dam
0.20 New Castle DE Newark F/P Precip/DE
0.19 Schuylkill PA Pottsville MADIS
0.18 Perry PA Duncannon MADIS
0.17 Tucker WV Davis - Blackwater F
0.15 Dauphin PA Halifax MADIS
0.15 Garrett MD Kitzmiller
0.15 Mercer NJ Trenton AP
0.14 Fulton PA Mcconnellsburg MADIS
0.14 Indiana PA Indiana 3SSW DCP
0.13 Morris NJ Netcong SafetyNet
A cold front will continue drop southward overnight as
waves of low pressure ripple east-northeast along the
front. As colder air works southward expect a slow and
gradual changover from rain to sleet and snow from north
to south across West Virginia, Maryland, Southern
Pennsylvania into New Jersey. Further south into Virginia
expect periods of rain through 12Z Thursday.
24 hour basin average QPF (water equivalents) ending 00Z
Friday are expected to range from zero /0.00/ across
interior New York up to one and one quarter /1.25/ inches.
The highest QPF is expected across Eastern West Virginia
MARFC is running the Hydrologic model at this time and
River and Stream forecasts will be updated as needed.
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