Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 221546
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1046 AM EST Monday, December 22, 2014
A low pressure system will pass to the northwest of the basin today. This will
help draw moisture into the basin today. Periods of light rain will continue,
but will become heavier on Wednesday as a stronger low pressure system lifts
north from the Gulf States into the Great Lakes. Rain will change to snow from
west to east before ending on Christmas morning.
Another weather system is forecast to move through the region over the
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
The threat of flooding is low.
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Rain will overspread the entire Ohio Valley, with heavier amounts expected in
the south. Basin averages will rang from 1.00 to 1.40 inches in south central
Kentucky and middle Tennessee.
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address: http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation