Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 261444
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1044 AM EDT Tuesday, April 26, 2016
A slow moving boundary will linger across the Ohio Valley over the next
several days. This will bring numerous chances of rainfall during this
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
The potential for flooding is will remain fairly low today across the Ohio
Valley. It will increase as the next several days will be unsettled.
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
The northern third of the basin received rainfall over the last 24 hours.
The highest amounts...around an inch...were located across the Maumee basin.
Up to 0.75 inches fell across the upper Scioto basin and Muskingum. The Great
Lakes...Allegheny and Monongahela basins received less than 0.50 inches.
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Rainfall is forecast across the entire Ohio Valley over the next 48 hours.
The highest amounts of 1.50-1.75 inches is forecast across southern Indiana
and northwestern Kentucky. Amounts taper to around 0.75 inches across
Middle Tennessee. Amounts taper to neat 0.10 inches across the Great
Lakes and Allegheny drainages.
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address: http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation