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AGUS71 KTIR 201746
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Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1246 PM EST Monday, November 20, 2017

...HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION...
Dry weather has returned to the Ohio Valley through this weekend..  Some now
could affect the northeast third of the service area Tuesday night, but this
shouldn`t be enough to be hydrologically significant.

...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
Rainfall over this past weekend has resulted in some new significant river
rises. Several points are still in flood.  But the potential for new flooding
will quickly diminish as the week progresses.

...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Snow and some rain was common downwind of Lake Erie and in the Appalachians
yesterday and overnight.  Amounts were mostly under a quarter inch.

...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Light snow is forecast tomorrow night in the northeastern basin (a tenth of an
inch or less).

...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Points along the following river basins were in flood Monday morning:
 River Basin     Forecast Point   Flood Stage Latest Stg Tendency *
Muskingum River  Killbuck              15         16.3    Falling
Scioto River     La Rue                11         11.5    Falling
Scioto River     Prospect               9         10.1    Rising
White River      Anderson              10         11.3    Falling
White River      Noblesville           14         14.9    Falling
White River      Nora                  11         12.1    Falling
Wabash River     North Mancheste        9          9.2    Falling
Wabash River     West Lafayette        11         18.2    Falling
Wabash River     Covington             16         19.9    Rising
Wabash River     Montezuma             14         18.1    Rising
Wabash River     Terre Haute           14         15.1    Rising
Maumee River     Decatur               17         18.8    Falling
Maumee River     Stryker               11         11.8    Rising
Maumee River     Findlay               11         11.4    Falling
Maumee River     Ottawa                23         24.9    Steady
Maumee River     Fort Jennings         13         14.9    Falling
Maumee River     Defiance              10         12.5    Falling
Great Lakes Drai Woodville              9         13.3    Falling

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.
$$
Mark J. Fenbers




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