Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 131340
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
940 AM EDT Tuesday, October 13, 2015
While the rains associated with a cold front passage have exited the Ohio
Valley to the east early Tuesday morning, periods of rain will continue to
affect the northeastern basin due to influences of the Great Lakes. This will
persist into Wednesday. Elsewhere, the Ohio Valley will be dry.
Another weak cold front is forecast to push through the Ohio Valley late
Thursday night and Friday. Rains from this feature are not expected to be
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
The flood potential is very low.
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Rains fell over all but the northwestern Ohio Valley. Basin averages were
generally light at 0.25 inch or less, but some totals ranged between 0.50 and 1
inch in portions of middle Kentucky and Tennessee.
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Measurable rains are forecast across the far northern edge of the basin as well
as the eastern Ohio Valley. Basin average amounts will be highest in the
northern half of the Allegheny Watershed where it will range from 0.25 to
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address: http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation