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River Flow and Velocity Forecasts
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
10:18am EDT Thursday, August 21, 2014

Note: All forecasts include expected precipitation through the first 48 hours.

Flows are units of kCFS.  Velocity units are MPH.   * = HEC-RAS estimation

                               Aug 21       Aug 22       Aug 23       Aug 24
Forecast Point...            Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel    Flow  Vel

Allegheny River...
  C.W. Bill Young Lock and   14.1  0.7    11.6  0.6    14.8  0.7    14.0  0.7

Monongahela River...
  Braddock                    9.9  0.7     6.9  0.5    16.9  1.1    25.9  1.5

Beaver River...
  Beaver Falls               15.7  1.9    14.0  1.7    12.0  1.5     9.2  1.2

Ohio River...
  Dashields Lock and Dam     26.0  0.7    20.4  0.6    35.1  0.9    41.9  1.1
  Montgomery Lock and Dam    40.0  1.0    34.8  0.9    46.1  1.2    51.2  1.3
  Wheeling                   50.6  2.1    41.1  1.7    54.1  2.2    57.4  2.4
  Moundsville                50.7  1.2    41.4  1.0    55.0  1.3    57.6  1.4
  Willow Island Lock and Da  50.9  1.7    41.6  1.5    57.3  1.9    58.3  1.9
  Parkersburg                55.0  1.2    53.6  1.2    76.1  1.6    86.3  1.7
  Racine Lock and Dam        55.3  1.2    54.7  1.2    80.1  1.6    88.7  1.8
  R C Byrd Dam               62.1  1.2    60.8  1.2    87.3  1.6   107.4  1.9
  Huntington                 63.6  1.2    64.0  1.2    84.7  1.5   110.3  1.9
  Lloyd Greenup Dam          62.5  1.0    70.4  1.1    81.8  1.2   113.4  1.7
  Meldahl Dam                50.3  1.9    73.9  2.1    79.7  2.2   107.4  2.4
  Cincinnati                 46.8  1.0    76.1  1.5    80.9  1.6   105.3  2.0
  Markland Dam               45.7  1.5    77.2  1.9    82.7  2.0   104.7  2.2
  McAlpine Upper             50.5  0.6    67.9  0.8    89.6  1.0   108.8  1.2
  McAlpine Lower             50.5  1.7    67.8  2.0    89.6  2.1   108.8  2.2
  Cannelton Dam              49.9  1.7    57.4  1.9    83.7  2.1    98.0  2.2
  Evansville                 55.7  0.9    58.3  1.0    82.9  1.4    95.9  1.5
  J T Myers Dam              74.6  0.7    70.8  0.6    83.7  0.7   103.9  0.9
  Shawneetown                74.8  1.4    71.0  1.3    83.9  1.4   104.0  1.6
  Golconda                   75.1  0.5    71.9  0.5    78.6  0.5   102.6  0.7
  Smithland Lock and Dam     75.1  0.5    72.0  0.5    78.7  0.5   102.7  0.7

Muskingum River...
  McConnelsville              6.4  0.6    13.0  1.2    16.4  1.4    15.5  1.3

Kanawha River...
  Kanawha Falls               5.0  1.4     4.8  1.4     6.8  1.7     8.8  2.0

Big Sandy River...
  Fullers Station             6.3  1.4     4.9  1.3     4.9  1.3     5.7  1.3

Scioto River...
  Piketon                     0.6  1.7     1.3  1.1     3.4  1.7     5.1  2.1

Little Miami River...
  Milford                     0.1  1.0     1.2  0.9     1.0  0.8     0.6  0.7

Licking River...
  Catawba                     1.1  0.7     1.7  1.0     2.2  1.1     3.0  1.4

Kentucky River...
  Frankfort                   8.3  1.0     6.4  1.0    17.5  2.1    11.1  1.4

Green River...
  Spottsville                 3.4  0.5     4.2  0.6     3.4  0.5     2.8  0.4

Wabash River...
  New Harmony                 8.8  0.8     8.2  0.8     7.9  0.7     7.8  0.7
$$
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