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Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1255 PM EDT Sunday, April 26, 2015

...HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION...
A cooler than normal week is on tap with limited precipitation.

...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
Lingering flooding will persist in the lower Ohio River basin the next several
days. However, no new large river flooding is expected and overall flood risk
will be decreasing this week.

...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Rainfall was mainly under 1 inch with little or no precipitation in the upper
Ohio River basin.

...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Little or none.

...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Points along the following river basins were in flood Sunday morning:
 River Basin     Forecast Point   Flood Stage Latest Stg Tendency *
Ohio River       Mount Vernon          35         35.1    Falling
Ohio River       J T Myers Dam         37         38.4    Falling
Ohio River       Shawneetown           33         37.1    Falling
Ohio River       Golconda              40         40.3    Falling
Green River      Paradise             380        385.4    Falling
Green River      Calhoun               23         25.7    Falling

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

* Tendency based on observed value and a 1-day forecast.
$$
Noel




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