Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 281740
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1240 PM EST Friday, November 28, 2014
Light snow over various parts of the Ohio Valley today are not expected to
amount to much. Warmer air will return over the weekend and allow some light
rain to move into the region Saturday night and Sunday.
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
Minor flooding is under way in the Wabash and White watersheds in the northwest
Ohio Valley. Otherwise, the threat of new flooding is low this week.
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Mostly less than a quarter inch of precipitation fell just downwind of Lake
Erie, but most of the rest of the basin had a tenth of an inch or less. All of
it was in the form of snow.
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
A widespread tenth of an inch or less is forecast by Sunday morning in much of
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Points along the following river basins were in flood Friday morning:
River Basin Forecast Point Flood Stage Latest Stg Tendency *
Wabash River West Lafayette 11 12.4 Falling
Wabash River Covington 16 18.1 Falling
Wabash River Montezuma 14 16.1 Steady
Wabash River Terre Haute 14 14.3 Steady
Wabash River Riverton 15 15.3 Steady
Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address: http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation
* Tendency based on observed value and a 1-day forecast.
Mark J. Fenbers