Hydrometeorological Discussion
Issued by NWS Ohio RFC

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
000
AGUS71 KTIR 151548
HMDTIR
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1148 AM EDT Sunday, October 15, 2017

...HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION...
Some rain has entered into the Ohio Valley early this morning as a cold front
begins to accelerate eastward.  The rain has weakened as expected as it moves
into the heart of the basin, but will re-intensify again in the Appalachians late
this afternoon.  Dry weather pushes into the region behind the front and lasts
through the remainder of the week.

...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
The threat of flooding is low.

...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
A half an inch fell in parts of eastern Illinois.  Otherwise, a quarter inch or
less occurred in the northwest basin prior to daybreak today.

...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
A half inch or so of rain is forecast in the Appalachians this afternoon and
evening.  Lighter amounts expected elsewhere.

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

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

$$
Mark J. Fenbers




USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.