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Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1040 AM EDT Thursday, August 10, 2017

...HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION...
A surface trough over the southern basin is generating shower activity
across TN, KY, WV, and OH. A cold front arriving on Friday will produce more
widespread precipitation, although with limited moisture rainfall amounts
will be modest. The weekend is shaping up to be relatively quiet behind the
front. The next disturbance should arrive Sunday night or Monday.

...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
The potential for flooding is low.

...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Showers across TN, eastern KY, southern OH, and western WV produced amounts
ranging from a few hundredths up to around an inch in spots. The rest of
the region was dry.

...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Scattered showers and thunderstorms will affect nearly the entire of the
Ohio Valley. Most locations will see under 0.25", with heavier totals of
0.50" to 1" forecast across the southeastern quarter. Locally heavier
amounts of 1" to 2" are possible.

...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
None.

Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address:  http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation

$$
jm




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