Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 061657
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1257 PM EDT Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Organized rainfall systems are expected to remain away from the Ohio Valley
through the week. Rain chances still exist, but will be mainly in the afternoon
and evening in scattered locations as humidity levels increase.
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
The flood potential is low.
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Rainfall was generally confined the north and northeastern parts of the Ohio
Valley. Some small areas had over an inch of rain, but most of the region had
well less than that.
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Scattered showers and thunderstorms are forecast in much of the Ohio Valley, but
most of the area will remain dry through the end of the week.
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address: http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation
Mark J. Fenbers