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RIVER STAGE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
MIDDLE ATLANTIC RIVER FORECAST CENTER, STATE COLLEGE, PA
1009 AM EDT Wed Aug 24 2016
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:   Potomac River Forecasts for Washington D.C.
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:Georgetown/Wisconsin Avenue - Tidal Potomac River
:CS=5.5, FS=6.0, Moderate FS=7.0, Major FS=10.0
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.E GTND2 0824 Z DC1608241409/DH13/HMIFF/DIH1
.E1    1.41/1.71/2.62/3.81/4.53/4.63/4.33/3.74/
.E2    3.05/2.43/2.00/1.77/1.64/1.84/2.66/3.74/
.E3    4.63/4.95/4.89/4.53/3.87/3.15/2.49/2.03/
.E4    1.71/1.54/1.80/2.62/3.67/4.36/4.49/4.23/
.E5    3.71/3.05/2.43/1.97/1.74/1.57/1.80/2.53/
.E6    3.58/4.43/4.79/4.79/4.43/3.84/3.12/2.46/
.E7    2.00/1.71/1.51/1.67/2.39/3.35/4.04/4.20/
.E8    3.97/3.44/2.79/2.13/1.61/1.31/1.18/1.31/
.E9    2.03/3.05/3.90/4.33/4.40/4.13/3.64/2.95
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:Southwest Waterfront - Tidal Washington Channel
:CS=3.7, FS=4.2 Moderate FS=5.3 Major FS=7.0
:
.E WASD2 0824 Z DC1608241409/DH13/HMIFF/DIH1
.E1    0.59/0.85/1.74/2.85/3.54/3.64/3.35/2.76/
.E2    2.07/1.44/1.02/0.79/0.66/0.89/1.67/2.76/
.E3    3.61/3.97/3.90/3.51/2.89/2.13/1.51/1.05/
.E4    0.72/0.56/0.85/1.67/2.69/3.38/3.51/3.25/
.E5    2.72/2.07/1.44/1.02/0.72/0.62/0.82/1.57/
.E6    2.59/3.41/3.81/3.77/3.44/2.82/2.10/1.48/
.E7    1.02/0.72/0.56/0.75/1.48/2.39/3.08/3.25/
.E8    3.02/2.49/1.84/1.18/0.69/0.39/0.26/0.43/
.E9    1.12/2.13/2.95/3.38/3.44/3.18/2.66/2.00
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:Alexandria, VA - Tidal Potomac River
:CS=2.5, FS=3.1, Moderate FS=4.5, Major FS=6.6
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.E AXTV2 0824 Z DC1608241409/DH13/HGIFF/DIH1
.E1    -0.49/-0.30/0.52/1.44/2.10/2.23/1.94/1.35/
.E2    0.66/0.07/-0.33/-0.59/-0.69/-0.43/0.36/1.41/
.E3    2.20/2.56/2.49/2.10/1.48/0.75/0.13/-0.33/
.E4    -0.66/-0.75/-0.46/0.36/1.31/1.94/2.07/1.80/
.E5    1.31/0.66/0.07/-0.36/-0.62/-0.72/-0.49/0.26/
.E6    1.21/2.00/2.39/2.36/2.03/1.41/0.72/0.10/
.E7    -0.36/-0.66/-0.79/-0.59/0.13/1.02/1.61/1.80/
.E8    1.57/1.05/0.39/-0.23/-0.72/-1.02/-1.15/-0.92/
.E9    -0.23/0.72/1.51/1.94/2.00/1.74/1.21/0.59
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COMMENT


:CAUTION...These forecasts do not fully account for the effects of
:wind driven storm surge. Forecast errors of two feet or more are
:possible during major surge events. Other sources of error may
:include rainfall forecast uncertainties and hydrologic/hydraulic
:model uncertainties.

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MARFC
:...END of MESSAGE...
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