Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 311442
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1042 AM EDT Tuesday, May 31, 2016
A couple relatively dry days are expected in the short term, except for some
showers and thunderstorms around the periphery of the basin. A front will
enter the basin Thursday before stalling. Unsettled weather is forecast
Thursday into the weekend. Eventually the front will move on, opening the
door for a cooler northwest flow pattern early next week.
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
No flooding is expected at this time.
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Isolated showers/storms fell in IL, southeast PA, WV, western
VA, and eastern TN. Amounts were generally light although a few places
topped out near an inch.
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Scattered showers and thunderstorms are forecast throughout the western
basin and also in the southeast basin. Amounts will generally range from
0.10" to 0.50" in these areas. Otherwise, the majority of the basin will
be dry or mostly dry with only some isolated activity.
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address: http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation