Hydrometeorological Discussion
Issued by NWS Missouri Basin, Pleasant Hill

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Daily Hydrologic Activities Discussion
NWS Missouri Basin River Forecast Center Pleasant Hill MO
Tuesday April 22, 2014

During the previous 24-hours, ending at 12Z Tuesday, most of the
precipitation fell in the southeast portion of the Missouri River
Basin. Kansas, Missouri, and Iowa saw scattered showers with amounts
generally remaining below 0.50 inches. Light precipitation did fall
in some mountain areas as well with amounts below 0.25 inches.
Elsewhere across the basin remained dry.

River model input will include 72 hours of precipitation today,
Tuesday, before tapering back down to 24 hours by Thursday.

During the next 24-hours, ending at 12Z Wednesday, scattered light
precipitation is forecast across most of the Missouri River Basin.
Heavier amounts are forecast to fall across Montana with amounts
ranging from 0.25-1.00 inches.

Day 2 precipitation, 12Z Wednesday - 12Z Thursday, precipitation
lessons over the mountains, and they should expect less than 0.25
inches. A heavier system is expected to move across the Midwest
affecting areas in Nebraska, Kansas, Iowa, and Missouri.
A large area is expected to exceed 0.75 inches of precipitation
with locally higher amounts over 1.25 inches.

Day 3 precipitation, 12Z Thursday - 12Z Friday, the system affecting
the Midwest with continue to push easterward bringing precipitation
to Missouri and Iowa. Precipitation amounts could exceed 0.50 inches
for a large area across Missouri. Lighter precipitation is also
forecast across Montana, with amounts remaining below 0.25 inches.

No flooding is occurring, and none is forecast during the next
couple of days.

Forecasts issued today:
RVF Group                              Time Z
BGH     BIGHORN                           15:08 Z
BGH     BIGHORN                           15:11 Z
JAM     JAMES/VERMILLION                  13:53 Z
KSR     KANSAS                            13:18 Z
MOM     MISSOURI MAINSTEM                 14:27 Z
SPL     SOUTH PLATTE                      15:28 Z
SPL     SOUTH PLATTE                      15:29 Z
UMO     UPPER MISSOURI                    15:36 Z
UMO     UPPER MISSOURI                    15:37 Z
YEL     YELLOWSTONE                       15:09 Z



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