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RVFOHH
River Forecast
NWS Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, OH
9:17am EST Thursday, January 29, 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
:     Jan 27                           /  16.1
:     Jan 28   /  15.9 /  16.0 /  15.7 /  15.0
:     Jan 29   /  15.0 /  14.6 /  14.6
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 14.5 ft at 900am EST on Thu, Jan 29
:
.ER RACW2 20150129 Z DC201501291417/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 29 :                         /  14.6
.E2 : Jan 30 : /  14.3 /  14.2 /  14.5 /  14.8
.E3 : Jan 31 : /  14.9 /  15.0 /  15.1 /  15.1
.E4 : Feb 01 : /  14.8 /  14.5 /  14.4 /  14.3
.E5 : Feb 02 : /  14.1 /  13.8 /  13.7 /  13.7
.E6 : Feb 03 : /  13.6 /  13.5 /  13.5
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /  0.13
:     Jan 27   /  0.03 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 28   /  0.02 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /  0.09
:     Jan 30   /  0.07 /  0.02 /  0.05 /  0.00
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /  -0.6
:     Jan 27   /  -2.6 /  -5.1 /  -8.3 /  -6.1
:     Jan 28   /  -4.1 /  -6.2 / -10.5 /  -6.7
:     Jan 29   /  -1.5 /  -5.2 /  -3.9 /   4.1
:     Jan 30   /   6.6 /   2.9 /  -0.6 /  -4.1
:     Jan 31   /  -5.7 /  -7.2 /  -9.3
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 27                           /  25.3
:     Jan 28   /  25.3 /  25.1 /  24.8 /  24.6
:     Jan 29   /  24.7 /  24.5 /  24.5
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 24.5 ft at 900am EST on Thu, Jan 29
:
.ER POPW2 20150129 Z DC201501291417/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 29 :                         /  24.5
.E2 : Jan 30 : /  24.5 /  24.5 /  24.5 /  24.6
.E3 : Jan 31 : /  24.6 /  24.6 /  24.7 /  24.7
.E4 : Feb 01 : /  24.7 /  24.6 /  24.6 /  24.6
.E5 : Feb 02 : /  24.6 /  24.5 /  24.5 /  24.5
.E6 : Feb 03 : /  24.5 /  24.4 /  24.4
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /  0.12
:     Jan 27   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /  0.09
:     Jan 30   /  0.06 /  0.02 /  0.04 /  0.00
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /  -0.8
:     Jan 27   /  -2.8 /  -5.4 /  -8.9 /  -6.5
:     Jan 28   /  -3.8 /  -5.7 /  -9.7 /  -6.3
:     Jan 29   /  -0.6 /  -4.4 /  -3.5 /   4.6
:     Jan 30   /   6.7 /   2.8 /  -0.6 /  -3.9
:     Jan 31   /  -5.3 /  -6.6 /  -8.4
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 27                           /  18.6
:     Jan 28   /  18.6 /  18.6 /  18.5 /  17.8
:     Jan 29   /  17.6 /  17.1 /  16.5
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 16.5 ft at 900am EST on Thu, Jan 29
:
.ER GALW2 20150129 Z DC201501291417/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 29 :                         /  16.7
.E2 : Jan 30 : /  16.8 /  17.3 /  17.7 /  18.2
.E3 : Jan 31 : /  18.5 /  18.8 /  19.1 /  19.3
.E4 : Feb 01 : /  19.0 /  18.6 /  18.3 /  18.1
.E5 : Feb 02 : /  17.7 /  17.2 /  16.9 /  16.7
.E6 : Feb 03 : /  16.4 /  16.0 /  15.8
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /  0.13
:     Jan 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /  0.09
:     Jan 30   /  0.05 /  0.01 /  0.04 /  0.00
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /  -1.2
:     Jan 27   /  -3.0 /  -6.0 /  -9.7 /  -6.5
:     Jan 28   /  -3.2 /  -5.4 / -10.0 /  -5.9
:     Jan 29   /  -0.4 /  -4.0 /  -3.1 /   4.9
:     Jan 30   /   6.9 /   2.6 /  -0.5 /  -3.8
:     Jan 31   /  -5.2 /  -6.4 /  -8.0
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 27                           /  27.2
:     Jan 28   /  27.3 /  27.2 /  27.0 /  26.8
:     Jan 29   /  26.6 /  26.4 /  26.0
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 26.0 ft at 900am EST on Thu, Jan 29
:
.ER HNTW2 20150129 Z DC201501291417/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 29 :                         /  26.0
.E2 : Jan 30 : /  25.9 /  25.8 /  25.8 /  25.9
.E3 : Jan 31 : /  26.0 /  26.1 /  26.1 /  26.2
.E4 : Feb 01 : /  26.2 /  26.2 /  26.1 /  26.0
.E5 : Feb 02 : /  26.0 /  25.9 /  25.8 /  25.7
.E6 : Feb 03 : /  25.7 /  25.6 /  25.5
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /  0.10
:     Jan 27   /  0.01 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /  0.09
:     Jan 30   /  0.05 /  0.01 /  0.04 /  0.00
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /  -1.0
:     Jan 27   /  -2.8 /  -4.7 /  -8.0 /  -6.6
:     Jan 28   /  -3.2 /  -5.5 /  -9.6 /  -6.1
:     Jan 29   /  -0.2 /  -3.0 /  -3.1 /   5.1
:     Jan 30   /   7.3 /   2.8 /  -0.3 /  -3.4
:     Jan 31   /  -5.0 /  -5.9 /  -7.4
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 27                           /  34.9
:     Jan 28   /  35.0 /  35.1 /  35.1 /  35.1
:     Jan 29   /  35.1 /  35.0 /  34.9
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 34.8 ft at 826am EST on Thu, Jan 29
:
.ER ASHK2 20150129 Z DC201501291417/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 29 :                         /  34.8
.E2 : Jan 30 : /  34.8 /  34.7 /  34.7 /  34.8
.E3 : Jan 31 : /  34.8 /  34.8 /  34.8 /  34.9
.E4 : Feb 01 : /  34.9 /  34.8 /  34.8 /  34.8
.E5 : Feb 02 : /  34.8 /  34.7 /  34.7 /  34.6
.E6 : Feb 03 : /  34.6 /  34.6 /  34.5
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /  0.06
:     Jan 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /  0.09
:     Jan 30   /  0.03 /  0.00 /  0.04 /  0.00
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /  -1.2
:     Jan 27   /  -2.5 /  -3.6 /  -6.1 /  -6.2
:     Jan 28   /  -2.5 /  -5.1 /  -8.6 /  -5.8
:     Jan 29   /   0.3 /  -2.9 /  -2.6 /   5.6
:     Jan 30   /   8.0 /   3.0 /   0.1 /  -2.5
:     Jan 31   /  -4.2 /  -5.2 /  -6.7
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 27                           /   8.0
:     Jan 28   /   7.8 /   6.9 /   6.6 /   6.4
:     Jan 29   /   6.4 /   6.4 /   6.3
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 6.3 ft at 900am EST on Thu, Jan 29
:
.ER GYNK2 20150129 Z DC201501291417/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 29 :                         /   5.9
.E2 : Jan 30 : /   5.8 /   5.8 /   5.9 /   6.0
.E3 : Jan 31 : /   6.0 /   5.9 /   5.8 /   5.7
.E4 : Feb 01 : /   5.6 /   5.6 /   5.5 /   5.4
.E5 : Feb 02 : /   5.4 /   5.3 /   5.3 /   5.3
.E6 : Feb 03 : /   5.3 /   5.3 /   5.2
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /  0.01
:     Jan 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /  0.09
:     Jan 30   /  0.03 /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.00
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /  -2.6
:     Jan 27   /  -3.1 /  -3.5 /  -5.5 /  -5.9
:     Jan 28   /  -1.9 /  -4.4 /  -6.3 /  -5.0
:     Jan 29   /   0.9 /  -2.8 /  -1.9 /   4.9
:     Jan 30   /   7.5 /   2.4 /  -0.2 /  -2.4
:     Jan 31   /  -3.5 /  -5.5 /  -6.9
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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 27                           /  21.3
:     Jan 28   /  21.3 /  21.8 /  21.6 /  21.5
:     Jan 29   /  20.9 /  21.0 /  20.3
:
: Latest Observed Tailwater Stage 19.7 ft at 830am EST on Thu, Jan 29
:
.ER GNUK2 20150129 Z DC201501291417/DUE/DQG/DH18/HTIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 29 :                         /  20.0
.E2 : Jan 30 : /  19.6 /  19.2 /  18.8 /  18.8
.E3 : Jan 31 : /  19.3 /  19.9 /  20.2 /  20.4
.E4 : Feb 01 : /  20.7 /  20.9 /  20.6 /  20.2
.E5 : Feb 02 : /  19.9 /  19.7 /  19.0 /  18.5
.E6 : Feb 03 : /  18.3 /  18.0 /  17.7
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /  0.04
:     Jan 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /  0.08
:     Jan 30   /  0.04 /  0.00 /  0.03 /  0.00
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /  -2.4
:     Jan 27   /  -2.8 /  -4.6 /  -7.5 /  -6.8
:     Jan 28   /  -2.6 /  -4.8 /  -7.3 /  -5.3
:     Jan 29   /   0.4 /  -2.4 /  -2.1 /   5.3
:     Jan 30   /   7.5 /   2.7 /  -0.1 /  -3.0
:     Jan 31   /  -4.5 /  -5.4 /  -6.9
:____________________________________________________________________

: 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
:     Jan 27                           /  20.1
:     Jan 28   /  20.3 /  20.7 /  20.7 /  20.6
:     Jan 29   /  20.2 /  20.0 /  19.7
:
: Latest Observed River Stage 19.4 ft at 900am EST on Thu, Jan 29
:
.ER PORO1 20150129 Z DC201501291417/DUE/DQG/DH18/HGIFF/DIH6
:
:  Fcst Valid  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
.E1 : Jan 29 :                         /  19.2
.E2 : Jan 30 : /  18.9 /  18.6 /  18.4 /  18.4
.E3 : Jan 31 : /  18.7 /  19.1 /  19.3 /  19.5
.E4 : Feb 01 : /  19.8 /  19.9 /  19.7 /  19.4
.E5 : Feb 02 : /  19.2 /  19.0 /  18.5 /  18.1
.E6 : Feb 03 : /  17.9 /  17.7 /  17.4
:
: Local observed 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (72 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /  0.06
:     Jan 27   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 28   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:     Jan 29   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local forecast 6-hr basin-averaged precip [MAPX] (48 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 29                           /  0.08
:     Jan 30   /  0.05 /  0.00 /  0.02 /  0.00
:     Jan 31   /  0.00 /  0.00 /  0.00
:
: Local 6-hr basin-averaged temperatures (C) [MAT] (120 hours):
: Valid Times  /   00Z /   06Z /   12Z /   18Z
:     Jan 26                           /  -3.6
:     Jan 27   /  -3.6 /  -6.8 /  -9.6 /  -7.4
:     Jan 28   /  -3.9 /  -6.1 /  -9.3 /  -6.3
:     Jan 29   /  -0.1 /  -2.1 /  -2.0 /   4.5
:     Jan 30   /   6.4 /   2.8 /  -0.9 /  -4.0
:     Jan 31   /  -5.3 /  -6.8 /  -8.3
:____________________________________________________________________

$$
: Mark J Fenbers
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