Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 151628
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1228 PM EDT Friday, August 15, 2014
Rain will begin to move back into the Ohio Valley late today. This activity
will be mainly across the northern basin through Sunday morning, but cover a
larger area into Sunday and Sunday night. Next week looks to be a wetter week
than this week was.
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
The potential for flooding is low through the upcoming weekend.
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Light, scattered showers associated with a weak cold front fell in parts of
Indiana, Kentucky, and West Virginia. yesterday afternoon into the overnight
hours. Amounts were mostly under a half inch.
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Basin-average amounts of a quarter to half inch will be common across the
northern edge of the basin between midday Friday and dawn on Sunday.
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address: http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation
Mark J. Fenbers