Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 211456
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1056 AM EDT Monday, July 21, 2014
Typical summer-time conditions are expected in the short term, with scattered
showers and thunderstorms lingering over the eastern basin the next couple
afternoons. The next disturbance will reach the basin by midweek bringing
a more widespread chance of showers and storms. Cooler, drier air will
spill into the basin for the end of the work week. Unsettled weather will
return for the weekend, followed by possibly another blast of cooler air
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
Flood potential remains relatively low.
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Scattered showers and isolated storms affected much of the eastern and
southern OH Valley. Amounts were generally light, although some slow moving
storms produced over an inch in spots.
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Scattered showers/storms will continue across the eastern/southern basin the
next few days with under 0.25" forecast. Locally heavier amounts are
possible. On Tuesday night, rain will move into the northwest basin as the
next system arrives. Forecast amounts are around 0.40" or less with this
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address: http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation