Issued by NWS Middle Atlantic RFC
AGUS71 KRHA 300247
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