Hydrometeorological Discussion
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HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION
MIDDLE ATLANTIC RIVER FORECAST CENTER
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
 946 AM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

SLOW MOVING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT WERE
STRONGEST ACROSS PORTIONS OF PENNSYLVANIA, NEW YORK AND VIRGINIA WHERE
TWO TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN FELL LOCALLY. RAINFALL AMOUNTS IN MOST OTHER
LOCATIONS WERE LESS THAN ONE HALF INCH. MINOR STREAM RISES WERE
OBSERVED.

  Value  County                St  Location
   3.69  Union                 PA  Mifflinburg 1.4NW CO
   2.98  Tioga                 PA  Middlebury Center
   2.21  Cortland              NY  Willet 1.8E COCO
   2.13  Augusta               VA  Middlebrook IFLOWS
   2.02  Albemarle             VA  Earlysville
   2.00  Schuylkill            PA  Mahanoy City
   1.95  Tioga                 PA  Tioga COOP
   1.60  Lycoming              PA  Unityville F/P Preci
   1.57  Garrett               MD  Oakland
   1.51  Union                 PA  Milton
   1.51  Sullivan              PA  Laporte
   1.47  Page                  VA  Naked C. IFLOWS
   1.45  Albemarle             VA  Charlottesville Arpt
   1.40  Berks                 PA  Berne
   1.31  Schuylkill            PA  Landingville

ABUNDANT MOISTURE WILL LINGER TODAY WITH ADDITIONAL SLOW MOVING SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED. BASIN AVERAGED RAINFALL AMOUNTS THROUGH
TONIGHT ARE EXPECTED TO BE LESS THAN ONE INCH, BUT TWO TO THREE INCHES
MAY FALL LOCALLY.

HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE REGION FROM THE NORTHEAST SUNDAY
BRINGING A RETURN OF SUNSHINE AND DRY WEATHER.

HIGH PRESSURE WILL PROVIDE DRY WEATHER ACROSS THE MID-ATLANTIC REGION
THROUGH MIDWEEK.

ON AREA RIVERS AND CREEKS, GENERALLY MINOR RISES ARE EXPECTED THROUGHOUT
THE BASINS INTO SUNDAY. LOCALLY SHARP RISES ARE POSSIBLE ON SMALLER
RIVERS AND CREEKS IN THE VICINITY OF STRONGER AND MORE PERSISTENT
SHOWERS.

ALL DAILY RIVER FORECASTS WILL BE AVAILABLE SHORTLY.

TJR




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