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AGUS71 KTIR 251549
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Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1149 AM EDT Saturday, April 25, 2015

...HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION...
A weather system will bring rain to much of the basin into early Sunday. After
that below normal temperatures and just a few showers at times will dominate
the upcoming week.

...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
Lingering flooding will persist in the lower Ohio River basin the next sevweral
days. However, no new large river flooding is expected.

...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Generally under 0.25 inches of liquid precipitation fell across the basin since
Friday.

...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Widespread rainfall is expected into early Sunday but mainly an inch or less.

...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Points along the following river basins were in flood Saturday morning:
 River Basin     Forecast Point   Flood Stage Latest Stg Tendency *
Ohio River       Mount Vernon          35         36.2    Falling
Ohio River       J T Myers Dam         37         39.8    Falling
Ohio River       Shawneetown           33         38.7    Falling
Ohio River       Golconda              40         41.4    Falling
Green River      Paradise             380        387.2    Falling
Green River      Calhoun               23         26.8    Falling
White River      Petersburg            16         17.9    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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