Skip Navigation Linkwww.nws.noaa.gov 
NOAA logo - Click to go to the NOAA homepage National Weather Service   NWS logo - Click to go to the NWS homepage
Ohio River Forecast Center
Local weather forecast by
"City, ST"
  

USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.

Hydrometeorological Discussion

 

The following is a daily text product issued by the OHRFC:

Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1024 AM EDT Saturday, August 30, 2014 

...HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION...
Deep gulf moisture will be drawn into the Ohio Valley providing numerous
showers and storms across the region. These will move gradually from west to
east across the basin today through Sunday. A frontal boundary will then 
arrive late Monday and Tuesday. This feature will also bring unsettled
conditions as it moves through, but high pressure behind the front will bring
a temporary return of relatively cooler and drier conditions until late in week
when heat and moisture will begin returning to the Ohio Valley. 

...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
Flood potential is currently low. Chances for localized flooding/flash
flooding will increase late this weekend into next week.

...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY'S RIVER FORECASTS...
Showers and storms were scattered mostly across the western Ohio Valley, but
also in parts of western Ohio, eastern Kentucky, western Virginia and West
Virginia. Basin averages were generally light, but some in northwestern Indiana
were around 0.50 inch.

...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY'S RIVER FORECASTS...
Over the next 2 days, rainfall is expected across the entire forecast area.
Basin average amounts will increase to the southwest with a range of 1.00 to
1.75 inches in middle Kentucky and middle Tennessee. 

...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
None.

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

$$
Link Crawford    


National Weather Service
Ohio River Forecast Center
1901 South State Route 134
Wilmington, OH 45177-9708
Page last modified: Wednesday, July 10, 2013 2:36 PM
Disclaimer
Information Quality
Credits
Glossary
Privacy Policy
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
About Us
Career Opportunities