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AGUS71 KTIR 181556
HMDTIR
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1156 AM EDT Friday, April 18, 2014

...HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION...

A weak frontal system is moving thru Ohio Valley producing cloudiness
along with sprinkles in the far north...especially in the lower Great
Lakes. High prssure will build into Ohio River Basin/Lake Erie
drainage on Saturday producing dry weather into early next week.

...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...

Minor flooding remains on the lower parts of the Wabash and Little
Wabash Rivers. No additional flooding is forecast for the
Ohio River Basin/Lake Erie drainage into next week.

...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...

Trace.

...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...

Zero.

...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...

Points along the following river basins were in flood Friday morning:
 River Basin     Forecast Point   Flood Stage Latest Stg Tendency *
Wabash River     Riverton              15         17.3    Falling
Wabash River     Mount Carmel          19         21.1    Falling
Wabash River     New Harmony           15         17.5    Falling
Little Wabash Ri Carmi                 27         29.3    Falling

Detailed precipitation graphics and other maps are available on the HAS Support
Page at this web address:  http://weather.gov/ohrfc/HAS

QPF from OHRFC, HPC, et al., can be seen at weather.gov/ohrfc/Forecast.php
* Tendency based on observed value and a 1-day forecast.
$$
Wheeler




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