Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 211511
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1111 AM EDT Sunday, September 21, 2014
A cold front pushing through the region today will generate some showers
and thunderstorms. Rain chances are lower across the western Ohio Valley
where high pressure is already building in behind the front. This high will
strengthen significantly by Monday, and will remain the dominant weather
feature for the entire upcoming week. Widespread dry conditions are forecast.
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
The flood potential will be low for at least the next week.
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Showers and thunderstorms affected the northern and western Ohio Valley.
Heaviest rains fell in northern Indiana with between 0.50" and 2.00".
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Rain will fall (mainly in the first 24 hours) across the northern, eastern,
and southern tiers of the region. Amounts will generally be light, but
could exceed 0.50" in the northeast basin. Day 2 may see some light showers
continue early in the higher elevations, otherwise dry conditions are
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address: http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation