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RVFOHH
River Forecast
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
11:37am EST Monday, March 2, 2015

This is a NWS guidance product from the Ohio River Forecast Center.
Public forecasts and warnings are issued only by local NWS offices.
Statistical uncertainties can be viewed from our ensemble pages at:
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: Racine Lock & Dam - Ohio River - RLX
: Zero Datum 526.0 ft (NGVD 1929)
: Mason County, WV
: Record Tailwater Stage     50.2 ft
: Major Tailwater Stage      48.0 ft
: Moderate Tailwater Stage   44.0 ft
: Flood Tailwater Stage      41.0 ft
: Action Tailwater Stage     38.0 ft
:
: Time series data are in 6-hour increments.
:
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 28                           /  14.4
:     Mar 01   /  14.4 /  13.8 /  14.0 /  14.0
:     Mar 02   /  14.9 /  14.9 /  14.0
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 13.8 ft at 1100am EST on Mon, Mar 2
:
.ER RACW2 20150302 Z DC201503021637/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 02 :                         /  14.1
.E2 : Mar 03 : /  14.2 /  14.2 /  14.5 /  15.0
.E3 : Mar 04 : /  15.9 /  18.3 /  22.4 /  26.9
.E4 : Mar 05 : /  32.1 /  34.0 /  34.9 /  35.5
.E5 : Mar 06 : /  35.8 /  35.9 /  35.9 /  35.5
.E6 : Mar 07 : /  34.7 /  33.2 /  29.9
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 27                           /  0.00
:     Feb 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.24
:     Mar 02   /  0.17 /  0.08 /  0.03
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 02                           /  0.00
:     Mar 03   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.06
:     Mar 04   /  0.19 /  0.24 /  0.54 /  0.27
:     Mar 05   /  0.24 /  0.29 /  0.20
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (144 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 27                           /  -9.7
:     Feb 28   /  -5.9 / -12.1 / -14.4 /  -7.1
:     Mar 01   /   0.5 /  -2.1 /  -1.0 /   0.7
:     Mar 02   /   3.3 /   2.9 /   0.5 /  -0.3
:     Mar 03   /   0.4 /  -2.5 /  -2.6 /   1.1
:     Mar 04   /   7.4 /  10.5 /   8.3 /   4.4
:     Mar 05   /   1.1 /  -2.6 /  -6.3
:____________________________________________________________________

: Point Pleasant - Ohio River - RLX
: Zero Datum 514.1 ft (SANDY HOOK DATUM)
: Mason County, WV
: Record River Stage     62.8 ft
: Major River Stage      48.0 ft
: Moderate River Stage   44.0 ft
: Flood River Stage      40.0 ft
: Action River Stage     38.0 ft
:
: Time series data are in 6-hour increments.
:
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 28                           /  25.1
:     Mar 01   /  25.0 /  24.9 /  24.9 /  24.9
:     Mar 02   /  25.2 /  25.2 /  24.7
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 24.6 ft at 1100am EST on Mon, Mar 2
:
.ER POPW2 20150302 Z DC201503021637/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 02 :                         /  24.7
.E2 : Mar 03 : /  24.8 /  24.9 /  25.0 /  25.0
.E3 : Mar 04 : /  25.1 /  25.3 /  26.0 /  27.8
.E4 : Mar 05 : /  29.8 /  32.2 /  34.1 /  35.7
.E5 : Mar 06 : /  37.0 /  37.7 /  38.0 /  37.7
.E6 : Mar 07 : /  37.0 /  35.5 /  33.2
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 27                           /  0.00
:     Feb 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.24
:     Mar 02   /  0.13 /  0.07 /  0.01
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 02                           /  0.00
:     Mar 03   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.06
:     Mar 04   /  0.17 /  0.25 /  0.56 /  0.28
:     Mar 05   /  0.26 /  0.32 /  0.20
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (144 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 27                           /  -9.2
:     Feb 28   /  -5.4 / -10.8 / -13.6 /  -6.3
:     Mar 01   /   1.0 /  -1.3 /  -0.9 /   0.7
:     Mar 02   /   3.6 /   3.0 /   0.5 /  -0.1
:     Mar 03   /   0.5 /  -2.3 /  -2.2 /   1.5
:     Mar 04   /   7.6 /  10.8 /   8.4 /   4.3
:     Mar 05   /   1.1 /  -2.7 /  -6.2
:____________________________________________________________________

: R C Byrd Dam - Ohio River - RLX
: Zero Datum 503.0 ft (Vertical Datum Unknown)
: Mason County, WV
: Record Tailwater Stage     69.6 ft
: Major Tailwater Stage      56.0 ft
: Moderate Tailwater Stage   52.0 ft
: Flood Tailwater Stage      50.0 ft
: Action Tailwater Stage     48.0 ft
:
: Time series data are in 6-hour increments.
:
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 28                           /  14.4
:     Mar 01   /  14.3 /  14.3 /  14.3 /  13.9
:     Mar 02   /  14.0 /  15.4 /  15.7
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 15.2 ft at 1100am EST on Mon, Mar 2
:
.ER GALW2 20150302 Z DC201503021637/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 02 :                         /  15.6
.E2 : Mar 03 : /  16.2 /  16.6 /  17.2 /  17.9
.E3 : Mar 04 : /  19.1 /  21.9 /  26.2 /  30.2
.E4 : Mar 05 : /  34.5 /  37.7 /  39.9 /  41.6
.E5 : Mar 06 : /  42.7 /  43.5 /  43.7 /  43.4
.E6 : Mar 07 : /  42.7 /  41.2 /  38.6
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 27                           /  0.00
:     Feb 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.33
:     Mar 02   /  0.08 /  0.08 /  0.01
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 02                           /  0.00
:     Mar 03   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.06
:     Mar 04   /  0.15 /  0.25 /  0.59 /  0.29
:     Mar 05   /  0.26 /  0.30 /  0.20
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (144 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 27                           /  -9.0
:     Feb 28   /  -4.9 /  -9.9 / -14.2 /  -6.3
:     Mar 01   /   1.2 /  -1.1 /  -0.8 /   0.5
:     Mar 02   /   3.8 /   3.3 /   0.7 /  -0.1
:     Mar 03   /   0.6 /  -2.1 /  -1.9 /   1.4
:     Mar 04   /   7.6 /  10.8 /   8.4 /   4.1
:     Mar 05   /   0.6 /  -3.0 /  -6.1
:____________________________________________________________________

: Huntington - Ohio River - RLX
: Zero Datum 490.263 ft (NGVD 1929 ADJ)
: Cabell County, WV
: Record River Stage     69.4 ft
: Major River Stage      59.0 ft
: Moderate River Stage   55.0 ft
: Flood River Stage      50.0 ft
: Action River Stage     48.0 ft
:
: Time series data are in 6-hour increments.
:
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 28                           /  25.2
:     Mar 01   /  25.2 /  25.4 /  25.4 /  25.4
:     Mar 02   /  25.4 /  25.7 /  25.9
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 25.9 ft at 1100am EST on Mon, Mar 2
:
.ER HNTW2 20150302 Z DC201503021637/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 02 :                         /  25.8
.E2 : Mar 03 : /  25.8 /  25.8 /  26.0 /  26.1
.E3 : Mar 04 : /  26.2 /  26.5 /  27.8 /  31.1
.E4 : Mar 05 : /  35.0 /  38.4 /  40.9 /  43.4
.E5 : Mar 06 : /  44.9 /  45.8 /  46.3 /  46.5
.E6 : Mar 07 : /  46.3 /  45.8 /  44.9
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 27                           /  0.00
:     Feb 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.03 /  0.25
:     Mar 02   /  0.10 /  0.06 /  0.01
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 02                           /  0.00
:     Mar 03   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.06
:     Mar 04   /  0.14 /  0.21 /  0.57 /  0.32
:     Mar 05   /  0.30 /  0.40 /  0.21
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (144 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 27                           /  -8.6
:     Feb 28   /  -4.8 /  -9.2 / -10.9 /  -5.1
:     Mar 01   /   1.7 /  -0.5 /  -0.3 /   0.7
:     Mar 02   /   4.0 /   3.5 /   1.1 /   0.3
:     Mar 03   /   1.3 /  -1.3 /  -1.3 /   1.7
:     Mar 04   /   8.0 /  11.4 /   9.1 /   4.5
:     Mar 05   /   0.9 /  -2.6 /  -5.9
:____________________________________________________________________

: Ashland - Ohio River - RLX
: Zero Datum 481.5 ft (USGS)
: Boyd County, KY
: Record River Stage     74.2 ft
: Major River Stage      65.5 ft
: Moderate River Stage   56.6 ft
: Flood River Stage      52.0 ft
: Action River Stage     50.0 ft
:
: Time series data are in 6-hour increments.
:
.AR ASHK2 20150306 Z DC201503021637/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFFX :crest:   51.2
: Crest near   51.2 ft around 1PM EST on Fri, Mar 6
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 28                           /  34.6
:     Mar 01   /  34.3 /  34.2 /  34.2 /  34.1
:     Mar 02   /  34.1 /  34.1 /  34.1
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 34.2 ft at 1026am EST on Mon, Mar 2
:
.ER ASHK2 20150302 Z DC201503021637/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 02 :                         /  34.3
.E2 : Mar 03 : /  34.4 /  34.5 /  34.6 /  34.7
.E3 : Mar 04 : /  34.7 /  34.9 /  35.4 /  36.7
.E4 : Mar 05 : /  38.5 /  41.3 /  44.0 /  46.3
.E5 : Mar 06 : /  48.2 /  49.6 /  50.6 /  51.2
.E6 : Mar 07 : /  51.1 /  50.6 /  49.6
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 27                           /  0.00
:     Feb 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.03 /  0.26
:     Mar 02   /  0.10 /  0.04 /  0.01
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 02                           /  0.00
:     Mar 03   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.06
:     Mar 04   /  0.11 /  0.16 /  0.55 /  0.37
:     Mar 05   /  0.34 /  0.50 /  0.22
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (144 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 27                           /  -8.2
:     Feb 28   /  -4.5 /  -8.5 /  -9.6 /  -4.6
:     Mar 01   /   2.4 /   0.6 /   0.2 /   1.1
:     Mar 02   /   4.3 /   3.9 /   1.3 /   0.5
:     Mar 03   /   2.1 /  -0.3 /  -0.5 /   2.1
:     Mar 04   /   8.6 /  12.3 /   9.7 /   4.9
:     Mar 05   /   1.4 /  -2.3 /  -5.5
:____________________________________________________________________

: Grayson - Little Sandy River - RLX
: Zero Datum 557.95 ft (USGS)
: Carter County, KY
: Record River Stage     30.6 ft
: Major River Stage      28.0 ft
: Moderate River Stage   25.0 ft
: Flood River Stage      21.0 ft
: Action River Stage     19.0 ft
:
: Time series data are in 6-hour increments.
:
.AR GYNK2 20150304 Z DC201503021637/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFFX :crest:   20.9
: Crest near   20.9 ft around 1PM EST on Wed, Mar 4
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 28                           /   7.0
:     Mar 01   /   7.1 /   7.1 /   7.1 /   7.2
:     Mar 02   /   7.4 /   8.0 /   8.8
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 9.1 ft at 1100am EST on Mon, Mar 2
:
.ER GYNK2 20150302 Z DC201503021637/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 02 :                         /   9.2
.E2 : Mar 03 : /   9.6 /   9.3 /   8.6 /   8.1
.E3 : Mar 04 : /   8.4 /  10.2 /  18.0 /  20.9
.E4 : Mar 05 : /  20.3 /  19.3 /  14.8 /  13.2
.E5 : Mar 06 : /  12.4 /  11.6 /  11.0 /  10.4
.E6 : Mar 07 : /   9.8 /   9.3 /   9.0
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 27                           /  0.00
:     Feb 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.04 /  0.29
:     Mar 02   /  0.09 /  0.03 /  0.01
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 02                           /  0.00
:     Mar 03   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.06
:     Mar 04   /  0.09 /  0.18 /  0.52 /  0.37
:     Mar 05   /  0.34 /  0.49 /  0.22
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (144 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 27                           /  -8.9
:     Feb 28   /  -5.3 /  -8.6 /  -9.7 /  -5.7
:     Mar 01   /   1.9 /   0.7 /  -0.3 /   0.8
:     Mar 02   /   4.2 /   3.5 /   0.7 /  -0.2
:     Mar 03   /   2.1 /  -0.4 /  -0.8 /   2.1
:     Mar 04   /   8.8 /  12.5 /  10.1 /   5.0
:     Mar 05   /   0.8 /  -3.1 /  -6.2
:____________________________________________________________________

: Lloyd Greenup Dam - Ohio River - RLX
: Zero Datum 473.0 ft (USGS)
: Greenup County, KY
: Record Tailwater Stage     74.7 ft
: Major Tailwater Stage      62.0 ft
: Moderate Tailwater Stage   56.0 ft
: Flood Tailwater Stage      54.0 ft
: Action Tailwater Stage     52.0 ft
:
: Time series data are in 6-hour increments.
:
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 28                           /  18.3
:     Mar 01   /  17.7 /  17.2 /  17.1 /  16.9
:     Mar 02   /  16.7 /  17.4 /  18.4
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 18.5 ft at 1030am EST on Mon, Mar 2
:
.ER GNUK2 20150302 Z DC201503021637/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 02 :                         /  18.7
.E2 : Mar 03 : /  19.3 /  20.2 /  20.8 /  21.1
.E3 : Mar 04 : /  21.2 /  22.0 /  24.0 /  27.4
.E4 : Mar 05 : /  31.8 /  36.6 /  40.6 /  43.7
.E5 : Mar 06 : /  46.0 /  48.0 /  49.5 /  50.8
.E6 : Mar 07 : /  51.6 /  51.9 /  51.6
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 27                           /  0.00
:     Feb 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.06 /  0.28
:     Mar 02   /  0.09 /  0.03 /  0.01
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 02                           /  0.00
:     Mar 03   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.06
:     Mar 04   /  0.10 /  0.21 /  0.55 /  0.34
:     Mar 05   /  0.31 /  0.41 /  0.21
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (144 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 27                           /  -8.6
:     Feb 28   /  -5.0 /  -9.1 / -11.4 /  -5.5
:     Mar 01   /   1.4 /   0.1 /  -0.2 /   0.4
:     Mar 02   /   4.0 /   3.5 /   0.7 /  -0.0
:     Mar 03   /   1.5 /  -1.1 /  -1.2 /   1.4
:     Mar 04   /   8.2 /  12.1 /   9.3 /   4.3
:     Mar 05   /   0.7 /  -2.9 /  -6.1
:____________________________________________________________________

: Portsmouth - Ohio River - ILN
: Zero Datum 470.9 ft (OHIO RIVER DATUM)
: Scioto County, OH
: Record River Stage     74.2 ft
: Major River Stage      66.0 ft
: Moderate River Stage   57.0 ft
: Flood River Stage      50.0 ft
: Action River Stage     35.0 ft
:
: Time series data are in 6-hour increments.
:
.AR PORO1 20150307 Z DC201503021637/DUE/DQG/DH06/HGIFFX :crest:   49.5
: Crest near   49.5 ft around 1AM EST on Sat, Mar 7
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 28                           /  18.2
:     Mar 01   /  17.7 /  17.3 /  17.2 /  17.0
:     Mar 02   /  17.0 /  17.2 /  17.9
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 18.1 ft at 1100am EST on Mon, Mar 2
:
.ER PORO1 20150302 Z DC201503021637/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Mar 02 :                         /  18.2
.E2 : Mar 03 : /  18.7 /  19.4 /  19.9 /  20.2
.E3 : Mar 04 : /  20.4 /  21.0 /  23.2 /  27.2
.E4 : Mar 05 : /  31.8 /  35.6 /  38.9 /  41.5
.E5 : Mar 06 : /  43.5 /  45.6 /  47.1 /  48.3
.E6 : Mar 07 : /  49.1 /  49.5 /  49.5
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 27                           /  0.00
:     Feb 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Mar 01   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.10 /  0.27
:     Mar 02   /  0.09 /  0.07 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Mar 02                           /  0.00
:     Mar 03   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.06
:     Mar 04   /  0.12 /  0.29 /  0.53 /  0.28
:     Mar 05   /  0.24 /  0.30 /  0.19
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (144 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 27                           /  -9.7
:     Feb 28   /  -5.6 / -10.6 / -12.6 /  -6.3
:     Mar 01   /   0.4 /  -0.6 /  -1.0 /  -0.2
:     Mar 02   /   3.4 /   2.8 /  -0.2 /  -1.7
:     Mar 03   /   0.1 /  -2.6 /  -3.5 /   0.1
:     Mar 04   /   6.7 /  11.2 /   8.8 /   4.1
:     Mar 05   /   1.7 /  -1.9 /  -5.6
:____________________________________________________________________

$$
: JEH
:...END of MESSAGE...




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