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HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION
MIDDLE ATLANTIC RIVER FORECAST CENTER
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
1047 PM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016


...Locally heavy downpours expected across the Eastern River
basins overnight into early Monday...

Widely scattered showers and a few embedded thunderstorms
drifted across parts of the Mid Atlantic region since 12Z Sunday.
Basin average rainfall amounts generally ranged from zero /0.00/
up to one half /0.50/ inch with a few locally higher amounts.
Below is a list of the highest observed rainfall from 8am Sun
through 8pm Sunday.

 AMT    LOCATION                       COUNTY           ST   NWSID
 2.41   Syracuse AP                    Onondaga         NY   SYR
 1.93   Hanover Co. AP                 Hanover          VA   OFP
 1.45   Ford MADIS                     Amelia           VA   AU042
 1.30   Piper F/P Precip               Clearfield       PA   PIPP1
 1.10   Howard                         Steuben          NY   HWDN6
 0.94   Richmond AP                    Henrico          VA   RIC
 0.93   Kenton DEOS                    Kent             DE   KEND1
 0.89   Plainfield Center              Otsego           NY   PLAN6
 0.88   Penn Yan ASOS                  Yates            NY   PEO
 0.74   Edmeston 3WSW                  Otsego           NY   EDTN6
 0.66   Seaford DEOS                   Sussex           DE   SEAD1
 0.66   Matoaca MADIS                  Chesterfield     VA   EW0125
 0.47   Ellicott City                  Howard           MD   ELYM2
 0.42   Dansville DCP                  Livingston       NY   DSVN6
 0.41   Milford 1ESE                   Otsego           NY   MILN6

Tropical moisture will continue to lift northward tonight into
early Monday.  Periods of showers and embedded thunderstorms is
expected, especially across the eastern river basins.  While basin
average rainfall across the eastern river basins is expected to range
from one quarter /0.25/ to one and one quarter /1.25/ inches, locally
higher amounts up to 3 inches will be possible which will lead to
sharp rises on smaller streams and creeks.

The showers and thunderstorms will move east and off the coast
Monday night with the passage of a weak cold front.

MARFC has updated the river and stream forecasts this evening where
needed.  If any WFO`s have any questions, comments or concerns, just
call MARFC.

ds

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