Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 281415
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1015 AM EDT Friday, October 28, 2016
High pressure will build over the Ohio Valley today and Saturday keeping
conditions dry with above normal temperatures.
Another cold front will drop through the region from the Great Lakes on Sunday.
The front will not feature a lot of moisture, so rainfall amounts will be
modest and confined to the north and northeast.
High pressure will rebound over the basin again early next week allowing a
return of warm and dry weather. Rain chances will increase late next week as
a frontal system approaches the region from the west.
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
No new flooding is expected in the Ohio Valley for the foreseeable future.
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Rain affected mainly the southeastern half of the Ohio Valley. amounts were
very light, with the exception of basin averages ranging from 0.25 to 0.75 in
northwestern Pennsylvania and far western New York.
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Rain is forecast across northern Indiana, northern Ohio, northwestern
Pennsylvania and far western New York.
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address: http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation