Hydrometeorological Discussion
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AGUS71 KTIR 171416
HMDTIR
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1016 AM EDT Thursday, August 17, 2017

...HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION...
A series of weather systems will bring scattered showers and thunderstorms to
the Ohio Valley with the possible exception of Sunday,and maybe even into
Monday.  None of this activity appears as though it will bring widespread heavy
rainfall to the area.

...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
The potential for flooding is low.

...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Rain was scattered across the western two thirds of the Ohio Valley prior to 8am
EDT.  Amounts were mostly under an inch, but several reports were higher.

...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Rainfall is forecast across the entire Ohio Valley with a general lack of a
focus area.  Expected amounts are a half inch to an inch in most areas.

...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
None.

Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address:  http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation

$$
Mark J. Fenbers




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