Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 171335
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
935 AM EDT Wednesday, September 17, 2014
For the most part, the Ohio Valley will see dry conditions over the next few
A disturbance passing to the west of the basin may bring some very light
rainfall to the far southwestern corner of the basin, and some light showers
are possible over the mountains of the southeastern basin, but otherwise high
pressure will keep conditions rain-free.
Another cold front will push through the Ohio Valley Sunday and Monday. It is
not expected to produce excessive amounts of rainfall.
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
The flood potential will be low at least through this upcoming weekend.
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Some very light rain fell over southeastern Kentucky, middle Tennessee,
southern West Virginia and far western Virginia. Basin averages were 0.10
inch or less.
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Basin averages of less than 0.10 inch are forecast across southern Illinois,
western Kentucky, western Tennessee and far western Virginia.
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address: http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation