Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 061849
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
149 PM EST Tuesday, December 6, 2016
An active weather pattern with sharply colder air is in store for the Ohio
Valley during the next 7 days. rain will exit the Ohio Valley basin today and
snow will return to the region after midweek with the colder air due to arrive
starting late Wednesday. Even colder air will move in next week behind a
weather system late in the weekend or early next week.
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
The threat of flooding is low at this time.
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Amounts were greatest in the southwest basin and rainfall amounts overnight
exceeded an inch an a couple of small areas in Tennessee and western Kentucky.
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Precipitation amounts are forecast to be mainly under an inch in the
Appalachians with even lighter amounts elsewhere, and none on the western basin.
...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