Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 281524
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1024 AM EST Saturday, November 28, 2015
A slow moving clod front will continue its trek across the Ohio Valley
through the weekend into early next week. Intermittent waves of low
pressure will move along the front bringing an extended period of
rain to the region.
High pressure will build into the Ohio Valley later in the week bringing
an end to the wet conditions.
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
The flood potential is fairly low. It is highest across the western basin
where more rain has fallen recently.
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Rain fell across most of the basin in the last 24 hours. Most of West
Virginia remained dry along with eastern Kentucky. Amounts across central
Indiana westward into central and southeastern Illinois were 1.00-1.50
inches. A few isolated amounts close to 2.00 inches were reported. 0.25-
1.00 inches fell across Ohio. Kentucky and middle Tennessee received
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Rain is forecast for most of the basin. The far northern extend
will remain dry. The highest amounts forecast are across middle Tennessee
and western Kentucky where 1.50-2.00 inches are forecast. Amounts taper
to near 0.50 inches along the Ohio River and into West Virginia. Less
than 0.50 inches is forecast elsewhere.
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address: http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation