Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 031512
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1112 AM EDT Thursday, September 3, 2015
A weak upper level system will continue to support scattered showers and
thunderstorms especially in the northern and eastern Ohio Valley into Friday.
However, for the Labor Day weekend it looks like high pressure will build in
stronger limiting rainfall activity.
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
The flood potential is low.
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Rainfall was generally under 0.25 inches across the basin but isolated totals of
1-2 inches occurred over parts of mainly Ohio into West Virginia.
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Rainfall is forecast mainly under 0.35 inches with isolated totals of 1-2 inches
the next two days especially from northern Indiana into Ohio and West Virginia
and possibly western Pennsylvania.
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address: http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation