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HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION
MIDDLE ATLANTIC RIVER FORECAST CENTER
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
 1012 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THURSDAY WERE MOST CONCENTRATED ACROSS EASTERN
PENNSYLVANIA, SOUTHEAST NEW YORK AND NEW JERSEY. MANY LOCATIONS RECEIVED
AN INCH OR MORE OF RAINFALL, AND LOCALLY TWO TO FOUR INCHES.

  Value  County                St  Location
   4.12  Northampton           PA  Nazareth 2.2N COCO
   3.80  Warren                NJ  Easton PA/Phillipsbu
   3.32  Somerset              NJ  Martinsville
   3.03  Clearfield            PA  Du Bois Arpt
   2.44  Potter                PA  Galeton
   2.17  Burlington            NJ  Wrightstown
   2.07  Mercer                NJ  Ewingville
   2.05  Hunterdon             NJ  Stockton
   2.01  Mercer                NJ  Trenton AP
   2.00  Pike                  PA  Greentown F/P
   1.98  Sussex                NJ  Andover ASOS
   1.97  Burlington            NJ  Chatsworth
   1.97  Sussex                NJ  Andover Twp 1.7W COC
   1.93  Bucks                 PA  Riegelsville
   1.90  Susquehanna           PA  Montrose F/P Precip

THERE IS A LITTLE LESS MOISTURE TO WORK WITH ACROSS THE NORTH TODAY BUT
STILL PLENTY IN THE SOUTHERN BASINS. BASIN AVERAGED RAINFALL AMOUNTS
UP TO ONE INCH ARE EXPECTED THROUGH TONIGHT, MAINLY IN THE SOUTH. POINT
AMOUNTS MAY EXCEED TWO INCHES.

THE FINAL DISTURBANCE WILL PASS THROUGH THE REGION SATURDAY WITH
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED. RAINFALL AMOUNTS UP TO
ONE HALF INCH ARE EXPECTED.

HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN SUNDAY WITH DRY WEATHER. AN EXTENDED PERIOD
OF DRY WEATHER IS LIKELY THROUGH AT LEAST THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.

ON AREA RIVERS AND CREEKS, MAINLY MINOR RISES ARE EXPECTED TODAY AND
SATURDAY ACROSS MUCH OF THE REGION. LOCALLY SHARP RISES ARE POSSIBLE
ALONG SMALLER RIVERS AND CREEKS NEAR STRONGER THUNDERSTORMS. STEADY TO
SLOWLY FALLING STAGES ARE EXPECTED BY THE BEGINNING OF NEXT WEEK.

ALL DAILY RIVER FORECASTS WILL BE AVAILABLE SHORTLY.

TJR
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