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River Forecast
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
9:29am EST Monday, January 23, 2017

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:
http://weather.gov/erh/mmefs


: 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
:     Jan 21                           /  23.3E
:     Jan 22   /  22.5 /  22.4 /  22.0 /  21.6
:     Jan 23   /  21.6 /  21.6 /  21.6
: Observed values (above) with a trailing E indicate missing values
: that were replaced with estimates from model simulations.
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 21.5 ft at 900am EST on Mon, Jan 23
:
.ER RACW2 20170123 Z DC201701231429/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 23 :                         /  21.3
.E2 : Jan 24 : /  21.5 /  22.3 /  23.7 /  25.0
.E3 : Jan 25 : /  26.1 /  27.1 /  27.7 /  27.9
.E4 : Jan 26 : /  27.5 /  26.8 /  26.0 /  25.3
.E5 : Jan 27 : /  24.7 /  24.0 /  23.4 /  23.0
.E6 : Jan 28 : /  22.6 /  22.2 /  21.8
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 20                           /  0.04
:     Jan 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 22   /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 23   /  0.02 /  0.02 /  0.09
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 23                           /  0.39
:     Jan 24   /  0.29 /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 20                           /  12.5
:     Jan 21   /  16.4 /   8.9 /   6.2 /   5.5
:     Jan 22   /  16.6 /  12.0 /   8.4 /  10.4
:     Jan 23   /  15.4 /  12.6 /  11.3 /   9.2
:     Jan 24   /   8.3 /   6.4 /   5.5 /   6.9
:     Jan 25   /   9.2 /   6.1 /   4.6
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Jan 21                           /  26.8E
:     Jan 22   /  26.7 /  26.6 /  26.5 /  26.3
:     Jan 23   /  26.3 /  26.2 /  26.1
: Observed values (above) with a trailing E indicate missing values
: that were replaced with estimates from model simulations.
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 26.1 ft at 900am EST on Mon, Jan 23
:
.ER POPW2 20170123 Z DC201701231429/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 23 :                         /  25.9
.E2 : Jan 24 : /  26.0 /  26.5 /  27.4 /  28.3
.E3 : Jan 25 : /  29.3 /  29.9 /  30.4 /  30.9
.E4 : Jan 26 : /  31.0 /  30.9 /  30.5 /  30.2
.E5 : Jan 27 : /  29.8 /  29.4 /  29.0 /  28.6
.E6 : Jan 28 : /  28.3 /  27.9 /  27.6
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 20                           /  0.04
:     Jan 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 22   /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 23   /  0.02 /  0.01 /  0.12
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 23                           /  0.35
:     Jan 24   /  0.18 /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 20                           /  12.8
:     Jan 21   /  16.5 /   9.1 /   6.3 /   5.7
:     Jan 22   /  16.4 /  11.7 /   7.7 /  10.2
:     Jan 23   /  15.8 /  12.7 /  11.3 /   9.4
:     Jan 24   /   8.7 /   6.5 /   5.6 /   7.1
:     Jan 25   /   9.4 /   6.1 /   4.5
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Jan 21                           /  29.0
:     Jan 22   /  28.0 /  27.6 /  27.2 /  26.7
:     Jan 23   /  26.5 /  26.5 /  26.2
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 26.2 ft at 700am EST on Mon, Jan 23
:
.ER GALW2 20170123 Z DC201701231429/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 23 :                         /  25.8
.E2 : Jan 24 : /  26.1 /  27.2 /  29.1 /  31.1
.E3 : Jan 25 : /  32.9 /  34.4 /  35.2 /  35.7
.E4 : Jan 26 : /  35.8 /  35.6 /  35.2 /  35.3
.E5 : Jan 27 : /  34.4 /  33.4 /  32.5 /  31.8
.E6 : Jan 28 : /  31.1 /  30.4 /  29.5
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 20                           /  0.04
:     Jan 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 22   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 23   /  0.03 /  0.01 /  0.17
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 23                           /  0.28
:     Jan 24   /  0.15 /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 20                           /  13.3
:     Jan 21   /  16.7 /   9.2 /   6.5 /   6.1
:     Jan 22   /  16.3 /  11.7 /   7.5 /  10.0
:     Jan 23   /  16.0 /  13.0 /  11.2 /   9.7
:     Jan 24   /   9.1 /   6.9 /   5.8 /   7.4
:     Jan 25   /   9.6 /   6.3 /   4.6
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Jan 21                           /  32.6E
:     Jan 22   /  32.1 /  31.5 /  31.3 /  31.1
:     Jan 23   /  30.8 /  30.6 /  30.5
: Observed values (above) with a trailing E indicate missing values
: that were replaced with estimates from model simulations.
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 30.4 ft at 900am EST on Mon, Jan 23
:
.ER HNTW2 20170123 Z DC201701231429/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 23 :                         /  30.2
.E2 : Jan 24 : /  30.1 /  30.5 /  31.3 /  32.9
.E3 : Jan 25 : /  34.7 /  35.8 /  36.9 /  37.7
.E4 : Jan 26 : /  38.3 /  38.5 /  38.5 /  38.2
.E5 : Jan 27 : /  38.2 /  37.7 /  36.9 /  36.0
.E6 : Jan 28 : /  35.3 /  34.7 /  34.1
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 20                           /  0.02
:     Jan 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 22   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 23   /  0.01 /  0.02 /  0.16
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 23                           /  0.38
:     Jan 24   /  0.11 /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 20                           /  13.5
:     Jan 21   /  16.8 /   9.8 /   7.1 /   6.7
:     Jan 22   /  16.3 /  12.0 /   8.0 /   9.8
:     Jan 23   /  15.5 /  13.1 /  11.3 /   9.7
:     Jan 24   /   9.2 /   7.2 /   6.0 /   7.4
:     Jan 25   /   9.7 /   6.6 /   4.9
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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.
:
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 21                           /  38.1E
:     Jan 22   /  37.6 /  37.2 /  37.1 /  37.1
:     Jan 23   /  37.0 /  36.7 /  36.5
: Observed values (above) with a trailing E indicate missing values
: that were replaced with estimates from model simulations.
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 36.6 ft at 900am EST on Mon, Jan 23
:
.ER ASHK2 20170123 Z DC201701231429/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 23 :                         /  36.4
.E2 : Jan 24 : /  36.4 /  36.6 /  37.1 /  37.8
.E3 : Jan 25 : /  38.4 /  39.0 /  40.2 /  41.1
.E4 : Jan 26 : /  41.8 /  42.1 /  42.1 /  41.9
.E5 : Jan 27 : /  41.7 /  41.2 /  40.5 /  39.6
.E6 : Jan 28 : /  38.8 /  38.4 /  38.0
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 20                           /  0.00
:     Jan 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 22   /  0.02 /  0.03 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 23   /  0.03 /  0.12 /  0.16
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 23                           /  0.50
:     Jan 24   /  0.08 /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 20                           /  14.1
:     Jan 21   /  17.4 /  10.2 /   7.9 /   7.5
:     Jan 22   /  16.0 /  12.1 /   8.5 /   9.2
:     Jan 23   /  15.0 /  13.0 /  11.3 /   9.8
:     Jan 24   /   9.5 /   7.5 /   6.3 /   7.4
:     Jan 25   /   9.8 /   6.7 /   5.1
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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.
:
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 21                           /   7.5E
:     Jan 22   /   7.4 /   7.3 /   7.3 /   7.2
:     Jan 23   /   7.1 /   7.1 /   7.4
: Observed values (above) with a trailing E indicate missing values
: that were replaced with estimates from model simulations.
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 7.5 ft at 900am EST on Mon, Jan 23
:
.ER GYNK2 20170123 Z DC201701231429/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 23 :                         /   8.8
.E2 : Jan 24 : /  10.5 /  11.1 /  10.6 /  10.0
.E3 : Jan 25 : /   9.4 /   8.9 /   8.4 /   7.9
.E4 : Jan 26 : /   7.6 /   7.3 /   7.0 /   6.8
.E5 : Jan 27 : /   6.6 /   6.4 /   6.2 /   6.1
.E6 : Jan 28 : /   6.0 /   5.9 /   5.8
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 20                           /  0.00
:     Jan 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 22   /  0.04 /  0.03 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 23   /  0.03 /  0.19 /  0.31
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 23                           /  0.41
:     Jan 24   /  0.06 /  0.01 /  0.01 /  0.00
:     Jan 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 20                           /  13.6
:     Jan 21   /  16.9 /   9.8 /   7.8 /   7.9
:     Jan 22   /  15.1 /  11.7 /   8.2 /   8.8
:     Jan 23   /  14.1 /  12.2 /  10.9 /   9.3
:     Jan 24   /   9.1 /   7.1 /   6.0 /   7.0
:     Jan 25   /   9.1 /   6.0 /   4.9
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Jan 21                           /  34.4E
:     Jan 22   /  33.7 /  33.1 /  32.4 /  32.1
:     Jan 23   /  31.3 /  31.1 /  30.8
: Observed values (above) with a trailing E indicate missing values
: that were replaced with estimates from model simulations.
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 30.6 ft at 830am EST on Mon, Jan 23
:
.ER GNUK2 20170123 Z DC201701231429/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 23 :                         /  30.3
.E2 : Jan 24 : /  30.0 /  29.9 /  30.2 /  31.4
.E3 : Jan 25 : /  33.4 /  35.8 /  37.7 /  39.3
.E4 : Jan 26 : /  40.6 /  41.6 /  42.2 /  42.4
.E5 : Jan 27 : /  42.3 /  42.1 /  41.6 /  40.9
.E6 : Jan 28 : /  39.9 /  38.8 /  37.6
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 20                           /  0.00
:     Jan 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 22   /  0.03 /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 23   /  0.01 /  0.10 /  0.28
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 23                           /  0.32
:     Jan 24   /  0.08 /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 20                           /  13.5
:     Jan 21   /  17.0 /   9.6 /   7.2 /   6.6
:     Jan 22   /  15.8 /  12.1 /   8.4 /   9.1
:     Jan 23   /  14.7 /  12.8 /  11.2 /   9.7
:     Jan 24   /   9.4 /   7.5 /   6.2 /   7.2
:     Jan 25   /   9.6 /   6.5 /   5.1
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 20170126 Z DC201701231429/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFFX :crest:   39.2
: Crest near   39.2 ft around 1PM EST on Thu, Jan 26
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 21                           /  33.5E
:     Jan 22   /  33.2 /  32.5 /  32.0 /  31.3
:     Jan 23   /  30.7 /  30.4 /  30.0
: Observed values (above) with a trailing E indicate missing values
: that were replaced with estimates from model simulations.
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 29.8 ft at 900am EST on Mon, Jan 23
:
.ER PORO1 20170123 Z DC201701231429/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 23 :                         /  29.6
.E2 : Jan 24 : /  29.3 /  29.2 /  29.5 /  30.5
.E3 : Jan 25 : /  32.0 /  33.8 /  35.3 /  36.5
.E4 : Jan 26 : /  37.6 /  38.4 /  39.0 /  39.2
.E5 : Jan 27 : /  39.0 /  38.8 /  38.3 /  37.6
.E6 : Jan 28 : /  36.8 /  35.8 /  34.7
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 20                           /  0.01
:     Jan 21   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 22   /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 23   /  0.03 /  0.05 /  0.32
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 23                           /  0.18
:     Jan 24   /  0.08 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 20                           /  12.5
:     Jan 21   /  16.5 /   9.5 /   6.9 /   6.2
:     Jan 22   /  16.2 /  12.2 /   8.0 /   9.5
:     Jan 23   /  15.2 /  12.9 /  11.1 /   9.7
:     Jan 24   /   9.4 /   7.4 /   6.1 /   7.0
:     Jan 25   /   9.3 /   6.3 /   4.9
:____________________________________________________________________
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