Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 291505
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1105 AM EDT Monday, September 29, 2014
A cold front will drop down from the Great Lakes late tonight bringing some
showers and possible thunderstorms to the northern and eastern Ohio Valley
through Tuesday. High pressure returns for midweek. A more impressive
weather system will arrive Thursday night/Friday bringing widespread
precipitation and more significant amounts.
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
The flood potential remains low this week.
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Isolated/scattered showers fell along the Ohio River and also in the far
southeast Ohio Valley. In general, amounts were less than 0.10" although
locally heavier amounts above 0.25" were observed.
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Rain is forecast across OH, PA, NY, and WV. Amounts will range from a few
hundredths up to a third of an inch.
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address: http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation