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Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1122 AM EDT Sunday, August 24, 2014

...HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION...
The Ohio Valley will remain in a warm..moist and unstable air mass
through the middle of next week. The next wide spread chance for
rain will be Wednesday through Friday.

...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
Flood potential is low in most areas.  However...flood potential is
elevated across areas that have received heavy rainfall over the
last few days.

...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Heavy rain fell across central Indiana into southern Kentucky and
middle Tennessee.  Amounts ranged from 0.75-2.00 inches with
localized amounts as high as 4.5 inches.

...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Up to 0.50 inches is forecast across middle Tennessee into southern
Kentucky.  up to 0.25 inches is forecast across central Kentucky
into southern Illinois.  Less than 0.2 inches is forecast elsewhere.

...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Points along the following river basins were in flood Sunday morning:
 River Basin     Forecast Point   Flood Stage Latest Stg Tendency *
Wabash River     Warren                12         12.6    Falling
Wabash River     Marion                12         12.0    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.
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