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Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
137 PM EST Wednesday, December 17, 2014

...HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION...
Relatively minor weather systems will affect the Ohio Valley for the next week,
so rivers are expected to remain under high-water categories.  A major Winter
storm looks to be a possibility by Christmas, but not all models agree and
details are not discernible at this time.

...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
The threat of flooding is low through midweek next week.

...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Mainly light precipitation occurred in the northeast half of the Ohio Valley in
the 24 hours ending near daybreak this morning.  But some areas half over a half
inch.

...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Light amounts of precipitation is forecast across large parts of the entire Ohio
Valley through dawn Thursday.

...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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