Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 011752
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1252 PM EST Sunday, February 1, 2015
Low pressure moving through the Ohio Valley is bringing widespread rain to
the central and southern basin, with snow across the northern third of the
region. Liquid amounts will generally range from 0.50" to 1.00" with this
swift moving system.
High pressure will begin building in on Monday. A couple clippers will
bring some light snow events throughout the week and temperatures will
mainly be near to below normal.
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
The potential for flooding is low.
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Snow and a wintry mix brought a few hundredths up to 0.25" across the
northern and western region.
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Widespread rain/snow/mix will produce liquid equivalent amounts of 0.50" to
1.00", most of which will fall on Day 1 of the forecast. Around 0.15" or less
is expected to linger across the eastern half of the region Monday.
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address: http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation