Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 111328
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
828 AM EST Thursday, February 11, 2016
Arctic high pressure is providing generally quiet and cold conditions today
with only a few flurries or light snow showers. A weak clipper diving into
the region Friday will spark some more snow shower activity, though
accumulations will be light. Another blast of cold air will arrive over the
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
Frigid temperatures and a lack of rainfall will keep the flood potential
very low in the Ohio Valley.
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Scattered snow showers produced light amounts across parts of the region.
Heavier totals fell in the Lake Erie snowbelt with between 0.10" to 0.50"
of liquid equivalent.
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Light snow showers will affect much of the basin. Amounts will generally
be less than 0.10" except 0.10" to 0.50" in the Appalachians and Lake Erie
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address: http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation