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HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION
MIDDLE ATLANTIC RIVER FORECAST CENTER
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
955 AM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TUESDAY WERE CONFINED TO THE
SOUTHERN BASINS WITH SOME AREAS IN VIRGINIA RECEIVING AS MUCH AS TWO
TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN LOCALLY.

 AMT    LOCATION                       COUNTY           ST   NWSID
 3.22   LYNCHBURG AP                   CAMPBELL         VA   LYH
 1.92   CROZIER-STATE FARM             GOOCHLAND        VA   CRZV2
 1.77   LYNCHBURG 6.7ESE COCO          CAMPBELL         VA   VACM04
 1.58   BACOVA                         BATH             VA   BCVV2
 1.37   LYNCHBURG 2.5WSW COCO          INDEPENDENT CIT  VA   VALYC04
 1.30   FARMVILLE F/P PRECIP           PRINCE EDWARD    VA   FARV2L
 1.29   FARMVILLE 2N COOP              CUMBERLAND       VA   FARV2
 1.25   DAYTON MADIS                   ROCKINGHAM       VA   CW7146
 1.02   STAUNTON F/P PRECIP            AUGUSTA          VA   STAV2
 0.93   PARK HALL 0.2SW COCO           ST. MARYS        MD   MDSM08
 0.90   STAUNTON F/P PRECIP            AUGUSTA          VA   STAV2L
 0.86   HARRISONBURG 4.2SSE COCO       ROCKINGHAM       VA   VARH03
 0.78   HOT SPRINGS                    BATH             VA   HSPV2
 0.70   HOT SPRINGS F&P                BATH             VA   HSPV2L
 0.69   KEYSVILLE 2SE COOP             CHARLOTTE        VA   KYSV2

MORE OF THE SAME IS IN STORE TODAY AS ABUNDANT MOISTURE LINGERS
ACROSS THE SOUTH. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP
AND CONTINUE INTO THE EVENING. MOST AREAS WILL RECEIVE LESS THAN ONE
HALF INCH OF RAINFALL, BUT LOCAL AMOUNTS OF ONE TO TWO INCHES ARE
POSSIBLE.

A STRONG DISTURBANCE WILL APPROACH LATER THURSDAY, THEN MOVE THROUGH
THE CENTRAL BASINS THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS SHOULD LEAVE A SWATH OF ONE TO ONE AND ONE HALF INCHES
ACROSS THE POTOMAC BASIN, SOUTHERN AND EASTERN PENNSYLVANIA AND NEW
JERSEY. POINT AMOUNTS OF THREE INCHES ARE POSSIBLE.

A COLD FRONT WILL BRING AN END TO THE SHOWERS FRIDAY NIGHT AND
SATURDAY.

ON AREA RIVERS AND CREEKS, MINOR CHANGES ARE EXPECTED INTO THURSDAY.
MAINLY MINOR RISES ARE EXPECTED AT MANY LOCATIONS LATE THURSDAY
THROUGH FRIDAY. LOCALLY SHARP RISES MAY OCCUR ON SMALLER CREEKS AND
STREAMS NEAR STRONGER THUNDERSTORMS.

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EFFECTIVE AUGUST 10, 2016, MARFC WILL BE TERMINATING THIS TEXT
HMD PRODUCT AND CONVERTING TO A GRAPHICAL VERSION OF THE PRODUCT.
THE GRAPHIC WILL BE AVAILABLE AT
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TJR
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