Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 231754
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
154 PM EDT Thursday, October 23, 2014
Ohio Valley is dry and under high pressure...between a low off the east coast
and a rapidly weakening front to the west. This front will go through on
Friday, with little to zero precipitation. Only the furthest reaches of the
northwest basin could see some. After that passage, the basin is expected to
remain dry until mid next week.
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
The flood potential is low.
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
A tenth to a few hundredths fell in the eastern West Virginian highlands over
the past 24 hours. Otherwise, the basin was dry.
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
A couple hundredths is forecast for the northwest fringe of the basin, otherwise
zero QPF is forecast.
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address: http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation