Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 211343
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
943 AM EDT Friday, August 21, 2015
High pressure over the Ohio Valley will keep conditions dry.
A weak cold front is forecast to push through the Ohio Valley on Sunday and
into Monday, but it will feature limited moisture. It is not expected to
produce much rain basinwide.
Otherwise, very little rainfall is expected in the Ohio Valley through the end
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
The flood potential is low.
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Rain fell across the eastern quarter of the Ohio Valley. Basin average amounts
were highest in northwestern Pennsylvania and western New York where they
ranged up to an inch. Other areas generally had less than half an inch.
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Virtually none. Only some very light rain is expected to move into southern
Illinois and far western Kentucky early Sunday morning.
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address: http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation