Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 251549
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1149 AM EDT Saturday, April 25, 2015
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
...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.