Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 261714
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1214 PM EST Thursday, November 26, 2015
Rain has begun to spread into the Ohio Valley in Illinois and Indiana overnight,
but this activity won`t get underway in earnest over the remainder of the basin
until Friday, and then last into early next week with periodic episodes of
rain... particularly in the southwest half of the Ohio Valley.
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
The flood potential is currently low, but will increase through the weekend.
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Scattered rain totaling a tenth or two fell overnight in the northwest basin.
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Rain is forecast throughout the Ohio Valley by daybreak on Saturday. Heaviest
amounts of 1.0 to 1.5 inches are expected in western Kentucky and Tennessee into
southern Illinois and Indiana.
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address: http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation
Mark J. Fenbers