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Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
102 PM EST Sunday, November 19, 2017

...HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION...
Dry weather has returned to the Ohio Valley for this week.  Though lingering
rain and snow remains in parts of the northeast half of the basin, this activity
will diminish overnight.

...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
Rainfall this weekend has resulted in some new significant river rises. Some
points are already in flood while others are still yet to get there.  But the
potential for new flooding will quickly diminish as the week progresses.

...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Rainfall over 2 inches was common the northern half of Ohio.  Areas south of
I-70 had mainly a half inch or less.

...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Light rain and snow is still forecast through Sunday 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 Sunday morning:
 River Basin     Forecast Point   Flood Stage Latest Stg Tendency *
Muskingum River  Coshocton             15         15.0    Steady
Muskingum River  Killbuck              15         16.6    Falling
Muskingum River  North Industry        10         10.6    Falling
Scioto River     La Rue                11         12.1    Falling
Scioto River     Prospect               9          9.8    Falling
Miami River      Sidney                10         11.0    Falling
White River      Muncie                 9          9.0    Falling
White River      Anderson              10         11.8    Falling
Wabash River     North Mancheste        9         11.4    Falling
Wabash River     West Lafayette        11         16.8    Rising
Wabash River     Covington             16         17.2    Rising
Wabash River     Montezuma             14         14.3    Rising
Maumee River     Decatur               17         18.9    Falling
Maumee River     Fort Wayne            17         17.0    Steady
Maumee River     Stryker               11         11.0    Steady
Maumee River     Findlay               11         12.6    Falling
Maumee River     Defiance              10         10.7    Rising
Great Lakes Drai Woodville              9         10.6    Falling
Great Lakes Drai Milan                 18         20.1    Falling
Great Lakes Drai Elyria                 9          9.9    Falling
Great Lakes Drai Painesville            8          8.5    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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