Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 131547
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1147 AM EDT Monday, October 13, 2014
Showers and thunderstorms will continue to move across the
Ohio Valley today into Tuesday and early Wednesday as a low
pressure system pushes northeast. This system will bring
rainfall to the entire Ohio Valley during this time period
with the heaviest rainfall falling across the southwest
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
Flood potential will be elevated this week.
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Most of the basin received rainfall over the last 24 hours except
the far northeast. Amounts were generally 0.10-0.50 inches.
Some streaks of 1.00-1.50 were recorded across southern Indiana
and central Kentucky. Up to 2.00 inches was measured across
portions of middle Tennessee.
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Maximum amounts forecast are 2.00-2.25 inches across western
Kentucky...southwest Indiana and middle Tennessee. 1.00-1.75
inches are forecast across the remainder of Indiana and
Kentucky along with southeast Illinois. 0.25-1.00 inches are
forecast across Ohio and West Virginia. Less than 0.50 inches
are forecast across southwest New York and western
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address: http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation