Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 161355
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
955 AM EDT Tuesday, September 16, 2014
A cold front that brought light rainfall to much of the basin will continue to
push southeastward out of the basin today. Some very light shower activity is
possible in the southeastern mountains...even into Wednesday...but the
remainder of the Ohio Valley will stay dry through the end of the week.
Another cold front will push through the Ohio Valley over the weekend. It is
not expected to produce excessive amounts of rainfall.
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
The flood potential will be low for the next week.
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Rain fell over most of the Ohio Valley. Basin average amounts were generally
very light. Highest amounts ranged from 0.50 to 0.70 inch in portions of the
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Basin average amounts of 0.10 inch or less are forecast across portions of West
Virginia southeastern Kentucky and middle Tennessee.
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address: http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation