Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 251445
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1045 AM EDT Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Conditions will generally dry across the Ohio Valley as a cool, dry air mass
sits over the region for the next several days. The exception will be from
Lake effect rain showers that will fall over the northeastern Ohio Valley.
Over the upcoming weekend a disturbance will approach the region from the west.
Chances of showers and storms will increase over the weekend as a result.
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
The flood potential is low.
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Some light rain fell over northeastern Ohio, far northwestern Pennsylvania
and far western New York. Basin average amounts were less than 0.10 inch.
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Lake effect rain showers will continue over the next couple of days. Basin
average amounts will be highest immediately inland from Lake Erie at up to 0.20
inch, but amounts will quickly lighten to less than 0.05 inch in other
portions of northeastern Ohio, western Pennsylvania and far western New York.
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address: http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation