Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 091702
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
102 PM EDT Wednesday, July 9, 2014
Showers and thunderstorms will mainly be confined to the southeastern Ohio
Valley the next few days along a stalled frontal boundary. Otherwise,
generally dry conditions are expected until this weekend when moisture
returns and the next weather system arrives.
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
The potential for flooding is low.
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Scattered showers and thunderstorms affected much of the region. Locally
heavy amounts of 1-3" fell in northern OH, western PA, western NY, WV, KY,
and middle TN. A sizable portion of the western basin was dry.
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Amounts of 0.10" to 0.50" are forecast across the southern and eastern Ohio
Valley. Otherwise, dry conditions are forecast except for a few hundredths
possible in the middle of the basin due to light showers.
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address: http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation