Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 271535
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1035 AM EST Saturday, December 27, 2014
High pressure has moved off to the east allowing another low pressure system
to approach from the west this weekend. An associated cold front will enter
the basin from the west around sunrise on Saturday then progress
eastward through most of the basin by Sunday morning, though it is expected to
stall over the far southeastern Ohio Valley. Another disturbance will
move along the boundary on Sunday and exit to the east with the front by Monday
Within channel rises are forecast in watersheds south of the mainstem
of the Ohio.
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
No flooding is forecast.
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Very light rain across the western drainage of the Ohio River Basin
producing totals less than 1/10 inch.
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
~1 inch in the Cumberland basin
~1/2 inch across watersheds in Kentucky
<1/3 inch north of the mainstem.
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Rivers are within channel.
Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address: http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation