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Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1238 PM EDT Sunday, March 29, 2015

...HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION...
A quick moving cold front will sweep through the basin today and into early
Monday bringing light showers, mostly in the form of rain, to much of the
basin.

Conditions will then be mostly dry until late Wednesday and into Thursday when
a series of waves passing through the region will produce periods of rainfall.
At this time, rainfall amounts through next weekend are not expected to be
excessive.

...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
Flooding continues in the lower Ohio Valley. The potential for any additional
flooding is low.

...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Almost none.

...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
The entire basin will see precipitation on today and tonight followed by some
more showers affecting the northeast late Monday. Basin average amounts will be
less than 0.25 inch.

...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Points along the following river basins were in flood Sunday morning:
 River Basin     Forecast Point   Flood Stage Latest Stg Tendency *
Ohio River       J T Myers Dam         37         37.3    Falling
Ohio River       Shawneetown           33         36.4    Falling
White River      Edwardsport           15         15.6    Steady
Wabash River     Covington             16         16.4    Falling
Wabash River     Montezuma             14         14.9    Falling
Little Wabash    Clay City             18         18.3    Falling
Little Wabash    Carmi                 27         29.6    Steady

Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address:  http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation

* Tendency based on observed value and a 1-day forecast.
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