Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 181503
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1103 AM EDT Monday, July 18, 2016
Unstable conditions across the Ohio Valley will result in widespread storm
development on Monday. There will still be potential for more storms moving
into the area into Tuesday, though this is expected to be farther south than
Later in the week, showers and storms remain a possibility as high pressure
builds over the area. Conditions will be very hot and humid.
A cold front will pass through the region on Saturday night or Sunday.
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
Heavy rainfall over portions of eastern Illinois and Indiana has the potential
to result in some minor flooding. Elsewhere potential for flooding will remain
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Rain fell north of the Ohio River, with heaviest amounts over eastern Illinois
and western Indiana. Basin averages in this area ranged from 1.00 to 2.50
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Rain is expected over all but portions of far northern Indiana and Ohio. Most
areas are forecast to receive 0.25 to 0.75 inches of rain, but portions of
southern Indiana will see over 1.50 inches.
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address: http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation