Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 301406
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1006 AM EDT Tuesday, September 30, 2014
A cold front that moved into the northwest Ohio Valley early Tuesday morning
will continue to pass southeast through the basin. Moisture will be limited and
rain is expected to be confined to the northeastern half of the basin. Some
scattered thunderstorms are possible.
High will move in behind the front.
A more impressive weather system will arrive Thursday night/Friday bringing
widespread precipitation including significant amounts.
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
The flood potential remains low this week.
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Scattered showers fell in the southeast Ohio Valley on Monday and rain moved
into the northern Ohio Valley early Tuesday morning. Basin average amounts were
very light in the southeast, but ranged from 0.10 to 0.50 inch in northern
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Rain is forecast in portions of eastern Illinois, central Indiana, Ohio,
western New York, western Pennsylvania and northern West Virginia. Basin
average amounts will increase to the east with a range from 0.25 to 0.40 inch
in western Pennsylvania.
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address: http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation