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River Forecast
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
10:53am EDT Friday, May 26, 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:
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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
:     May 24                           /  14.4
:     May 25   /  14.0 /  13.9 /  14.6 /  14.5
:     May 26   /  14.4 /  14.9 /  15.6
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 15.9 ft at 1000am EDT on Fri, May 26
:
.ER RACW2 20170526 Z DC201705261453/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : May 26 :                         /  16.1
.E2 : May 27 : /  16.1 /  16.2 /  16.3 /  16.4
.E3 : May 28 : /  16.1 /  15.8 /  15.9 /  16.1
.E4 : May 29 : /  15.9 /  15.5 /  15.4 /  15.6
.E5 : May 30 : /  15.3 /  15.0 /  14.9 /  14.9
.E6 : May 31 : /  14.6 /  14.4 /  14.2
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 23                           /  0.00
:     May 24   /  0.07 /  0.01 /  0.06 /  0.00
:     May 25   /  0.40 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.03
:     May 26   /  0.01 /  0.11 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 26                           /  0.00
:     May 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.08 /  0.11
:     May 28   /  0.03 /  0.00 /  0.09
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 23                           /  18.4
:     May 24   /  21.0 /  16.3 /  15.7 /  18.1
:     May 25   /  19.0 /  17.5 /  15.0 /  15.6
:     May 26   /  16.4 /  16.1 /  15.6 /  19.4
:     May 27   /  23.4 /  18.4 /  17.0 /  21.8
:     May 28   /  25.1 /  19.9 /  17.2
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     May 24                           /  25.3
:     May 25   /  24.8 /  25.0 /  25.5 /  25.4
:     May 26   /  25.4 /  25.4 /  25.7
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 26.0 ft at 1000am EDT on Fri, May 26
:
.ER POPW2 20170526 Z DC201705261453/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : May 26 :                         /  26.4
.E2 : May 27 : /  26.9 /  27.2 /  27.4 /  27.4
.E3 : May 28 : /  27.0 /  26.6 /  26.3 /  26.0
.E4 : May 29 : /  25.7 /  25.7 /  25.6 /  25.5
.E5 : May 30 : /  25.5 /  25.3 /  25.3 /  25.2
.E6 : May 31 : /  25.2 /  25.1 /  25.1
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 23                           /  0.00
:     May 24   /  0.09 /  0.04 /  0.01 /  0.01
:     May 25   /  0.39 /  0.12 /  0.00 /  0.02
:     May 26   /  0.08 /  0.21 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 26                           /  0.00
:     May 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.07 /  0.08
:     May 28   /  0.03 /  0.01 /  0.11
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 23                           /  18.8
:     May 24   /  21.1 /  16.4 /  15.6 /  18.4
:     May 25   /  19.1 /  17.3 /  14.8 /  15.4
:     May 26   /  16.5 /  16.1 /  15.4 /  19.8
:     May 27   /  23.8 /  18.6 /  17.3 /  22.2
:     May 28   /  25.3 /  19.9 /  17.2
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     May 24                           /  17.2
:     May 25   /  18.0 /  17.3 /  17.7 /  18.9
:     May 26   /  19.7 /  21.1 /  23.1
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 23.6 ft at 1000am EDT on Fri, May 26
:
.ER GALW2 20170526 Z DC201705261453/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : May 26 :                         /  25.8
.E2 : May 27 : /  27.5 /  28.6 /  29.1 /  29.1
.E3 : May 28 : /  28.4 /  27.4 /  26.7 /  26.3
.E4 : May 29 : /  25.6 /  24.8 /  24.3 /  23.9
.E5 : May 30 : /  23.1 /  22.3 /  21.6 /  21.2
.E6 : May 31 : /  20.6 /  19.9 /  19.4
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 23                           /  0.00
:     May 24   /  0.10 /  0.04 /  0.00 /  0.18
:     May 25   /  0.19 /  0.27 /  0.00 /  0.05
:     May 26   /  0.18 /  0.22 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 26                           /  0.00
:     May 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.06 /  0.07
:     May 28   /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.13
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 23                           /  18.8
:     May 24   /  21.2 /  16.6 /  15.7 /  18.4
:     May 25   /  19.5 /  17.3 /  14.9 /  15.1
:     May 26   /  16.5 /  16.1 /  15.3 /  20.1
:     May 27   /  24.1 /  19.1 /  17.7 /  22.2
:     May 28   /  25.4 /  20.3 /  17.4
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     May 24                           /  25.8
:     May 25   /  26.5 /  26.7 /  26.9 /  27.3
:     May 26   /  27.8 /  28.5 /  29.3
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 29.6 ft at 1000am EDT on Fri, May 26
:
.ER HNTW2 20170526 Z DC201705261453/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : May 26 :                         /  30.1
.E2 : May 27 : /  31.0 /  31.7 /  32.3 /  32.7
.E3 : May 28 : /  32.6 /  31.9 /  31.2 /  30.7
.E4 : May 29 : /  30.3 /  29.8 /  29.4 /  28.8
.E5 : May 30 : /  28.4 /  27.8 /  27.4 /  27.0
.E6 : May 31 : /  26.8 /  26.5 /  26.4
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 23                           /  0.00
:     May 24   /  0.14 /  0.09 /  0.00 /  0.14
:     May 25   /  0.27 /  0.21 /  0.00 /  0.13
:     May 26   /  0.18 /  0.10 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 26                           /  0.00
:     May 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.04 /  0.07
:     May 28   /  0.05 /  0.01 /  0.15
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 23                           /  18.7
:     May 24   /  20.6 /  16.7 /  15.7 /  18.6
:     May 25   /  19.4 /  17.2 /  14.7 /  14.7
:     May 26   /  16.0 /  15.9 /  14.7 /  19.9
:     May 27   /  24.1 /  19.3 /  17.9 /  22.2
:     May 28   /  25.5 /  20.4 /  17.7
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     May 24                           /  33.9
:     May 25   /  34.6 /  35.0 /  35.1 /  35.1
:     May 26   /  35.3 /  35.8 /  36.2
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 36.3 ft at 1000am EDT on Fri, May 26
:
.ER ASHK2 20170526 Z DC201705261453/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : May 26 :                         /  36.6
.E2 : May 27 : /  37.2 /  37.6 /  37.8 /  37.9
.E3 : May 28 : /  37.8 /  37.6 /  37.2 /  36.8
.E4 : May 29 : /  36.6 /  36.3 /  35.9 /  35.7
.E5 : May 30 : /  35.5 /  35.3 /  35.0 /  34.8
.E6 : May 31 : /  34.7 /  34.7 /  34.6
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 23                           /  0.00
:     May 24   /  0.19 /  0.11 /  0.00 /  0.15
:     May 25   /  0.08 /  0.08 /  0.00 /  0.31
:     May 26   /  0.17 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 26                           /  0.00
:     May 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.06
:     May 28   /  0.08 /  0.02 /  0.18
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 23                           /  18.5
:     May 24   /  19.9 /  16.9 /  15.9 /  18.6
:     May 25   /  19.9 /  16.7 /  14.5 /  14.3
:     May 26   /  15.2 /  15.7 /  13.8 /  20.0
:     May 27   /  24.2 /  20.0 /  18.7 /  22.6
:     May 28   /  25.4 /  20.8 /  18.3
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     May 24                           /   6.6
:     May 25   /   6.8 /   7.3 /   7.5 /   7.5
:     May 26   /   8.3 /  10.1 /  10.1
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 9.9 ft at 1000am EDT on Fri, May 26
:
.ER GYNK2 20170526 Z DC201705261453/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : May 26 :                         /   9.7
.E2 : May 27 : /   9.3 /   9.0 /   8.8 /   8.7
.E3 : May 28 : /   8.7 /   8.5 /   8.4 /   8.3
.E4 : May 29 : /   8.3 /   8.2 /   8.1 /   7.7
.E5 : May 30 : /   6.7 /   6.6 /   6.6 /   6.5
.E6 : May 31 : /   6.5 /   6.4 /   6.4
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 23                           /  0.00
:     May 24   /  0.12 /  0.09 /  0.00 /  0.11
:     May 25   /  0.24 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.39
:     May 26   /  0.11 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 26                           /  0.00
:     May 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.04
:     May 28   /  0.10 /  0.02 /  0.15
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 23                           /  17.7
:     May 24   /  18.7 /  16.4 /  15.4 /  17.5
:     May 25   /  19.3 /  15.4 /  13.6 /  13.1
:     May 26   /  14.9 /  15.3 /  13.6 /  19.2
:     May 27   /  23.7 /  20.2 /  19.0 /  21.9
:     May 28   /  24.7 /  20.6 /  18.1
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     May 24                           /  18.9
:     May 25   /  19.5 /  20.0 /  20.6 /  23.1
:     May 26   /  23.8 /  25.6 /  26.9
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 27.6 ft at 930am EDT on Fri, May 26
:
.ER GNUK2 20170526 Z DC201705261453/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : May 26 :                         /  28.3
.E2 : May 27 : /  29.9 /  31.8 /  33.4 /  34.6
.E3 : May 28 : /  35.2 /  35.3 /  34.7 /  33.5
.E4 : May 29 : /  32.3 /  31.2 /  30.2 /  29.2
.E5 : May 30 : /  28.1 /  27.2 /  26.1 /  25.0
.E6 : May 31 : /  24.1 /  23.4 /  22.7
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 23                           /  0.00
:     May 24   /  0.10 /  0.06 /  0.00 /  0.10
:     May 25   /  0.15 /  0.11 /  0.00 /  0.43
:     May 26   /  0.11 /  0.01 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 26                           /  0.00
:     May 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.05
:     May 28   /  0.07 /  0.01 /  0.18
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 23                           /  18.4
:     May 24   /  19.9 /  16.9 /  15.7 /  18.3
:     May 25   /  19.9 /  16.5 /  14.3 /  13.8
:     May 26   /  15.7 /  15.8 /  13.9 /  19.6
:     May 27   /  24.1 /  20.1 /  18.6 /  22.1
:     May 28   /  25.2 /  20.8 /  18.0
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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.
:
:  Obsv Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 24                           /  19.4
:     May 25   /  19.6 /  20.0 /  20.3 /  21.8
:     May 26   /  23.0 /  24.4 /  25.8
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 26.3 ft at 1000am EDT on Fri, May 26
:
.ER PORO1 20170526 Z DC201705261453/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : May 26 :                         /  26.9
.E2 : May 27 : /  28.2 /  29.6 /  30.7 /  31.6
.E3 : May 28 : /  32.2 /  32.2 /  31.7 /  30.7
.E4 : May 29 : /  29.6 /  28.7 /  27.7 /  26.7
.E5 : May 30 : /  25.7 /  24.9 /  24.0 /  23.0
.E6 : May 31 : /  22.2 /  21.5 /  20.9
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 23                           /  0.00
:     May 24   /  0.04 /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.04
:     May 25   /  0.05 /  0.14 /  0.08 /  0.42
:     May 26   /  0.25 /  0.03 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 26                           /  0.00
:     May 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.05 /  0.05
:     May 28   /  0.03 /  0.00 /  0.15
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     May 23                           /  18.3
:     May 24   /  20.7 /  17.2 /  15.7 /  18.2
:     May 25   /  20.0 /  17.1 /  14.4 /  13.8
:     May 26   /  16.8 /  16.0 /  14.6 /  19.4
:     May 27   /  23.9 /  19.9 /  18.4 /  21.6
:     May 28   /  25.0 /  20.6 /  17.8
:____________________________________________________________________
$$
: JEH
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