Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 131524
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1124 AM EDT Sunday, July 13, 2014
Rainfall will develop across the Ohio Valley today and into the
early work week as a strong cold front moves across the basin.
Some of the rainfall could be moderate to heavy at times.
Cooler and drier air will filter into the region behind the
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
Flood potential is relatively low. Some localized heavy rain is
possible today into Monday.
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
The highest amounts fell across eastern Illinois. Generally
1 to 2 inches fell there...with some localized amounts of 3 to 5
inches. Else where less than 0.25 inches fell.
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Maximum forecast amounts are 3 to 3.5 inches across southern Ohio
into northern Kentucky and western West Virginia. Amounts ranging
from 2 to 3 inches are forecast across the remainder of southern
Ohio...West Virginia...central Kentucky and extreme southern Indiana.
1 to 2 inches are forecast across central Ohio...Middle Tennessee...
the remainder of southern Indiana and western Pennsylvania. Less
than 1 inch is forecast elsewhere.
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address: http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation