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Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1016 AM EDT Sunday, August 13, 2017

...HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION...
With high pressure drifting across the Ohio Valley today, conditions will be
mostly dry. A disturbance will move across the Dixie states Monday providing
some rain to the far south. On Tuesday a weak front will brush the northeast
Ohio Valley, allowing some scattered showers and storms there.

Deeper moisture will return to the entire Ohio Valley by mid-week, ahead of a
cold front that will reach the northern portion of the basin on Thursday.
Moisture and precipitation will linger in the region through Saturday before
moving east out of the area.

...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
The potential for flooding is low.

...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Rain was confined to the southeastern portion of the Ohio Valley. Basin
average amounts were generally less than 0.50 inch.

...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Rain is forecast mainly south of the Ohio River with amounts increasing to
near 1/2 inch along the southern edge of the basin.

...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
None.

Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address:  http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation

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