Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 191726
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
126 PM EDT Monday, September 19, 2016
A trof will move eastward out of the Ohio Valley today ending the scattered
showers in West Virginia and far western Virginia. High pressure over the basin
is expected to provide dry, warmer than normal conditions through at least the
end of the work week.
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
Isolated minor flooding continues on portions of the Little Wabash River in
southeastern Illinois. Otherwise, flood potential is low.
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Rain was confined to the southeastern half of the Ohio Valley. Basin average
amounts were highest in portions of middle Tennessee, eastern Kentucky and West
Virginia where they ranged from 0.50 to nearly 2 inches.
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Rain is forecast for eastern West Virginia and far western Virginia. Basin
average amounts will be 0.10 inch or less.
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Points along the following river basins were in flood Monday morning:
River Basin Forecast Point Flood Stage Latest Stg Tendency *
Little Wabash Clay City 18 18.9 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.