Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 301722
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
122 PM EDT Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Broad area of low pressure will remain generally over the eastern US. A series
of disturbances will pass through the southern Ohio Valley this week. This will
result in some significant rainfall totals, mainly along and south of the Ohio
The wet, unsettled weather is expected to continue into next week as well.
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
Flooding is occurring in widespread areas of the northern and northwestern
Ohio River forecast basin. With rain continuing across the Ohio Valley,
elevated stages will be slow to fall. At this time, no new flooding is
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Most of the Ohio Valley saw rainfall in the 24-hour period ending at 8am EDT.
Heaviest basin averages ranged from 1.00 to near 2.00 in isolated portions of
southern Ohio, south central Kentucky and middle Tennessee.
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Rain is expected basin-wide, but amounts will be fairly light and scattered
across the far north. Amounts increase to the southwest. Basin averages will
range from 1.00 to 2.00 inches in western Kentucky, middle Tennessee and far
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Points along the following river basins were in flood Tuesday morning:
River Basin Forecast Point Flood Stage Latest Stg Tendency *
East Fork White Edinburgh 11 11.9 Falling
White River Nora 11 11.0 Falling
White River Centerton 12 14.8 Falling
White River Spencer 14 17.8 Rising
White River Elliston 18 21.0 Rising
White River Newberry 13 15.7 Rising
White River Edwardsport 15 18.2 Rising
White River Petersburg 16 17.9 Steady
Wabash River Linn Grove 11 12.2 Falling
Wabash River Bluffton 10 13.1 Falling
Wabash River Warren 12 13.2 Falling
Wabash River Wabash 14 17.0 Falling
Wabash River West Lafayette 11 20.5 Falling
Wabash River Covington 16 25.5 Steady
Wabash River Montezuma 14 25.9 Steady
Wabash River Terre Haute 14 22.2 Steady
Wabash River Riverton 15 23.1 Steady
Embarras River Lawrenceville 30 33.9 Steady
Wabash River Vincennes 16 22.2 Steady
Patoka River Princeton 18 19.0 Steady
Wabash River Mount Carmel 19 25.6 Falling
Wabash River New Harmony 15 18.8 Steady
Little Wabash Clay City 18 19.5 Steady
Little Wabash Carmi 27 34.2 Steady
St. Mary`s River Newville 12 14.5 Steady
St. Joseph River Decatur 17 19.9 Falling
St. Joseph River Fort Wayne 14 14.9 Falling
Maumee River Fort Wayne 17 19.5 Falling
Tiffin River Stryker 11 16.7 Falling
Blanchard River Ottawa 23 23.8 Falling
Maumee River Defiance 10 16.0 Falling
Maumee River Napoleon 12 14.6 Falling
Maumee River Grand Rapids 17 18.0 Falling
Maumee River Waterville 11 13.2 Falling
Portage Woodville 9 12.3 Falling
Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address: http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation
* Tendency based on observed value and a 1-day forecast.