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Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
122 PM EDT Tuesday, June 30, 2015

...HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION...
Broad area of low pressure will remain generally over the eastern US. A series
of disturbances will pass through the southern Ohio Valley this week. This will
result in some significant rainfall totals, mainly along and south of the Ohio
River.

The wet, unsettled weather is expected to continue into next week as well.

...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
Flooding is occurring in widespread areas of the northern and northwestern
Ohio River forecast basin. With rain continuing across the Ohio Valley,
elevated stages will be slow to fall. At this time, no new flooding is
expected.

...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Most of the Ohio Valley saw rainfall in the 24-hour period ending at 8am EDT.
Heaviest basin averages ranged from 1.00 to near 2.00 in isolated portions of
southern Ohio, south central Kentucky and middle Tennessee.

...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Rain is expected basin-wide, but amounts will be fairly light and scattered
across the far north. Amounts increase to the southwest. Basin averages will
range from 1.00 to 2.00 inches in western Kentucky, middle Tennessee and far
southern Illinois.

...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Points along the following river basins were in flood Tuesday morning:
 River Basin     Forecast Point   Flood Stage Latest Stg Tendency *
East Fork White  Edinburgh             11         11.9    Falling
White River      Nora                  11         11.0    Falling
White River      Centerton             12         14.8    Falling
White River      Spencer               14         17.8    Rising
White River      Elliston              18         21.0    Rising
White River      Newberry              13         15.7    Rising
White River      Edwardsport           15         18.2    Rising
White River      Petersburg            16         17.9    Steady
Wabash River     Linn Grove            11         12.2    Falling
Wabash River     Bluffton              10         13.1    Falling
Wabash River     Warren                12         13.2    Falling
Wabash River     Wabash                14         17.0    Falling
Wabash River     West Lafayette        11         20.5    Falling
Wabash River     Covington             16         25.5    Steady
Wabash River     Montezuma             14         25.9    Steady
Wabash River     Terre Haute           14         22.2    Steady
Wabash River     Riverton              15         23.1    Steady
Embarras River   Lawrenceville         30         33.9    Steady
Wabash River     Vincennes             16         22.2    Steady
Patoka River     Princeton             18         19.0    Steady
Wabash River     Mount Carmel          19         25.6    Falling
Wabash River     New Harmony           15         18.8    Steady
Little Wabash    Clay City             18         19.5    Steady
Little Wabash    Carmi                 27         34.2    Steady
St. Mary`s River Newville              12         14.5    Steady
St. Joseph River Decatur               17         19.9    Falling
St. Joseph River Fort Wayne            14         14.9    Falling
Maumee River     Fort Wayne            17         19.5    Falling
Tiffin River     Stryker               11         16.7    Falling
Blanchard River  Ottawa                23         23.8    Falling
Maumee River     Defiance              10         16.0    Falling
Maumee River     Napoleon              12         14.6    Falling
Maumee River     Grand Rapids          17         18.0    Falling
Maumee River     Waterville            11         13.2    Falling
Portage          Woodville              9         12.3    Falling

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.
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