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RVFOHH
River Forecast
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
9:19am EST Friday, February 27, 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:
http://www.erh.noaa.gov/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
:     Feb 25                           /  15.0
:     Feb 26   /  15.1 /  14.2 /  14.7 /  14.3
:     Feb 27   /  14.4 /  15.8 /  15.0
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 15.0 ft at 900am EST on Fri, Feb 27
:
.ER RACW2 20150227 Z DC201502271419/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Feb 27 :                         /  15.0
.E2 : Feb 28 : /  14.9 /  14.7 /  14.5 /  14.5
.E3 : Mar 01 : /  14.4 /  14.4 /  14.4 /  14.3
.E4 : Mar 02 : /  14.3 /  14.3 /  14.3 /  14.4
.E5 : Mar 03 : /  14.5 /  14.7 /  14.8 /  14.9
.E6 : Mar 04 : /  15.0 /  15.1 /  15.5
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 24                           /  0.00
:     Feb 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Feb 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Feb 27   /  0.00 /  0.01 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 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 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 24                           / -11.1
:     Feb 25   /  -0.5 /  -3.2 /  -3.7 /  -1.5
:     Feb 26   /   2.4 /  -0.6 /  -1.2 /  -1.5
:     Feb 27   /  -0.1 /  -5.7 / -10.8 /  -9.2
:     Feb 28   /  -8.4 / -12.1 / -14.7 /  -8.3
:     Mar 01   /  -1.8 /  -3.8 /  -3.1
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 25                           /  25.4
:     Feb 26   /  25.7 /  25.1 /  25.0 /  25.0
:     Feb 27   /  25.2 /  25.7 /  25.6
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 25.2 ft at 900am EST on Fri, Feb 27
:
.ER POPW2 20150227 Z DC201502271419/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Feb 27 :                         /  25.6
.E2 : Feb 28 : /  25.6 /  25.6 /  25.6 /  25.5
.E3 : Mar 01 : /  25.5 /  25.5 /  25.5 /  25.5
.E4 : Mar 02 : /  25.5 /  25.4 /  25.4 /  25.5
.E5 : Mar 03 : /  25.5 /  25.5 /  25.6 /  25.6
.E6 : Mar 04 : /  25.6 /  25.6 /  25.7
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 24                           /  0.00
:     Feb 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Feb 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Feb 27   /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 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 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 24                           / -10.9
:     Feb 25   /  -0.2 /  -2.9 /  -3.4 /  -0.8
:     Feb 26   /   2.7 /  -0.2 /  -1.0 /  -1.3
:     Feb 27   /   0.3 /  -5.4 / -10.6 /  -9.4
:     Feb 28   /  -8.3 / -11.8 / -14.3 /  -8.0
:     Mar 01   /  -1.6 /  -4.0 /  -3.0
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 25                           /  16.2E
:     Feb 26   /  15.9E/  15.9E/  15.4E/  15.3E
:     Feb 27   /  14.4E/  15.3E/  16.4E
: Observed values (above) with a trailing E indicate missing values
: that were replaced with estimates from model simulations.
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage MISSING
:
.ER GALW2 20150227 Z DC201502271419/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Feb 27 :                         /  16.3
.E2 : Feb 28 : /  16.0 /  15.6 /  15.3 /  15.1
.E3 : Mar 01 : /  14.9 /  14.7 /  14.6 /  14.4
.E4 : Mar 02 : /  14.3 /  14.2 /  14.2 /  14.3
.E5 : Mar 03 : /  14.5 /  14.9 /  15.3 /  15.6
.E6 : Mar 04 : /  15.8 /  16.0 /  16.5
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 24                           /  0.00
:     Feb 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Feb 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Feb 27   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 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 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 24                           / -10.7
:     Feb 25   /  -0.0 /  -2.7 /  -3.1 /  -0.5
:     Feb 26   /   3.1 /  -0.1 /  -0.9 /  -1.0
:     Feb 27   /   0.4 /  -5.8 / -10.3 /  -9.6
:     Feb 28   /  -8.2 / -11.6 / -13.8 /  -7.6
:     Mar 01   /  -1.5 /  -3.8 /  -2.5
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 25                           /  26.6
:     Feb 26   /  26.2 /  26.2 /  26.1 /  25.9
:     Feb 27   /  25.8 /  25.8 /  26.3
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 26.5 ft at 900am EST on Fri, Feb 27
:
.ER HNTW2 20150227 Z DC201502271419/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Feb 27 :                         /  26.3
.E2 : Feb 28 : /  26.2 /  26.1 /  26.0 /  25.8
.E3 : Mar 01 : /  25.8 /  25.7 /  25.6 /  25.5
.E4 : Mar 02 : /  25.4 /  25.3 /  25.3 /  25.2
.E5 : Mar 03 : /  25.2 /  25.3 /  25.4 /  25.4
.E6 : Mar 04 : /  25.5 /  25.5 /  25.6
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 24                           /  0.00
:     Feb 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Feb 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Feb 27   /  0.01 /  0.01 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 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 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 24                           / -10.1
:     Feb 25   /   0.2 /  -2.5 /  -2.6 /   0.1
:     Feb 26   /   3.0 /   0.5 /  -0.7 /  -0.7
:     Feb 27   /   0.9 /  -5.5 /  -9.6 /  -9.1
:     Feb 28   /  -7.8 / -11.1 / -13.3 /  -7.3
:     Mar 01   /  -1.2 /  -3.5 /  -2.5
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Feb 25                           /  34.9
:     Feb 26   /  34.8 /  34.7 /  34.7 /  34.6
:     Feb 27   /  34.5 /  34.5 /  34.4
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 34.4 ft at 826am EST on Fri, Feb 27
:
.ER ASHK2 20150227 Z DC201502271419/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Feb 27 :                         /  34.4
.E2 : Feb 28 : /  34.4 /  34.4 /  34.3 /  34.3
.E3 : Mar 01 : /  34.2 /  34.2 /  34.2 /  34.2
.E4 : Mar 02 : /  34.1 /  34.1 /  34.1 /  34.2
.E5 : Mar 03 : /  34.2 /  34.3 /  34.3 /  34.4
.E6 : Mar 04 : /  34.4 /  34.4 /  34.4
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 24                           /  0.00
:     Feb 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Feb 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Feb 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 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 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 24                           /  -9.6
:     Feb 25   /   0.5 /  -2.4 /  -1.8 /   0.3
:     Feb 26   /   2.9 /   0.7 /  -0.8 /  -0.3
:     Feb 27   /   1.8 /  -5.2 /  -9.0 /  -9.1
:     Feb 28   /  -7.7 / -10.2 / -12.3 /  -6.8
:     Mar 01   /  -0.8 /  -3.3 /  -2.3
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Feb 25                           /   9.7
:     Feb 26   /   9.0 /   7.7 /   7.5 /   7.4
:     Feb 27   /   7.4 /   7.4 /   7.5
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 7.5 ft at 900am EST on Fri, Feb 27
:
.ER GYNK2 20150227 Z DC201502271419/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Feb 27 :                         /   7.3
.E2 : Feb 28 : /   7.2 /   7.1 /   7.1 /   7.0
.E3 : Mar 01 : /   7.0 /   6.9 /   6.9 /   6.8
.E4 : Mar 02 : /   7.0 /   7.9 /   9.0 /   9.8
.E5 : Mar 03 : /  10.0 /   9.8 /   9.5 /   9.1
.E6 : Mar 04 : /   9.1 /   9.4 /   9.9
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 24                           /  0.00
:     Feb 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Feb 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Feb 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 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 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 24                           / -10.1
:     Feb 25   /  -0.5 /  -2.5 /  -1.7 /  -0.5
:     Feb 26   /   2.3 /   0.1 /  -1.4 /  -0.9
:     Feb 27   /   0.7 /  -5.7 /  -9.6 /  -9.0
:     Feb 28   /  -7.2 / -10.5 / -12.8 /  -7.3
:     Mar 01   /  -0.9 /  -2.7 /  -2.3
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 25                           /  22.1
:     Feb 26   /  21.4 /  20.7 /  20.6 /  19.5
:     Feb 27   /  18.8 /  18.5 /  18.3
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 18.3 ft at 830am EST on Fri, Feb 27
:
.ER GNUK2 20150227 Z DC201502271419/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Feb 27 :                         /  18.1
.E2 : Feb 28 : /  18.1 /  18.0 /  17.7 /  17.3
.E3 : Mar 01 : /  16.9 /  16.7 /  16.5 /  16.3
.E4 : Mar 02 : /  16.1 /  16.0 /  16.0 /  16.1
.E5 : Mar 03 : /  16.3 /  16.6 /  17.0 /  17.4
.E6 : Mar 04 : /  17.8 /  18.0 /  18.1
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 24                           /  0.00
:     Feb 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Feb 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Feb 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 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 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 24                           / -11.1
:     Feb 25   /  -0.5 /  -3.0 /  -2.2 /  -0.3
:     Feb 26   /   2.6 /   0.3 /  -1.0 /  -1.0
:     Feb 27   /   0.1 /  -6.4 /  -9.6 /  -9.3
:     Feb 28   /  -7.8 / -11.3 / -13.6 /  -7.4
:     Mar 01   /  -1.2 /  -3.3 /  -1.8
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Feb 25                           /  20.7
:     Feb 26   /  20.5 /  19.9 /  19.6 /  19.2
:     Feb 27   /  18.4 /  17.8 /  17.6
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 17.6 ft at 900am EST on Fri, Feb 27
:
.ER PORO1 20150227 Z DC201502271419/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Feb 27 :                         /  17.4
.E2 : Feb 28 : /  17.4 /  17.3 /  17.0 /  16.7
.E3 : Mar 01 : /  16.5 /  16.4 /  16.2 /  16.1
.E4 : Mar 02 : /  15.9 /  15.9 /  15.9 /  16.1
.E5 : Mar 03 : /  16.4 /  16.6 /  16.9 /  17.1
.E6 : Mar 04 : /  17.3 /  17.5 /  17.7
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 24                           /  0.00
:     Feb 25   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Feb 26   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Feb 27   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 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
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Feb 24                           / -12.9
:     Feb 25   /  -1.6 /  -3.3 /  -3.5 /  -1.0
:     Feb 26   /   2.4 /  -0.4 /  -2.1 /  -2.7
:     Feb 27   /  -2.5 /  -8.1 / -11.7 / -10.0
:     Feb 28   /  -8.5 / -13.8 / -16.6 /  -9.7
:     Mar 01   /  -2.1 /  -3.5 /  -2.3
:____________________________________________________________________

$$
: Mark J Fenbers
:...END of MESSAGE...




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